David Cufley gave an illustrated talk to the Society in November
on brickmaking, with some pictures showing barefoot children
carrying lumps of clay, life was harsh for all workers, often
a family laboured together.
With a map indicating previous brick kilns in west Kent, he
explained the number of brick maker's kilns was dictated by
the requirement for building houses etc, often created just
for the duration of the construction.
Interestingly there was a kiln for bricks to build the Eynsford