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A barrel-making workshop or factory, found in conjunction with a number of industries.

Related Terms

Term Note
BLACK POWDER WORKS A factory or complex that produces black powder, an explosive that contains potassium nitrate, sulphur and charcoal.
BREWERY A large commercial complex of buildings for the brewing of beer.
DISTILLERY A complex or works where spirits are made by distillation.
GUNPOWDER WORKS A site used for the manufacture of gunpowder.
SAW MILL A factory in which logs are converted to timber by running them through a series of saws.
TIMBER SEASONING SHED A building where timber is allowed to dry and harden, in order to render it fit for use as a working material.

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