White & Frederick Kiln

Warrenton, Virginia

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Almost final form; layer of plastic required


Balls of castable refractory ready for application


Rows of castable meeting at the flue end of the kiln


Rows of castable meeting at the front; overlapping the door


Castable rows coming up the side


Castable sides meeting at the top; buckets for stoke holes


Fiber and junk castable over super-duty castable


Leveling bricks for stacking shelves

[Floor is sloped soil/natural clay with two inches silica sand]


Casting bricks for the door


Completed Kiln


Completed kiln, side view


Kiln interior


Kiln Shed

["Up-slope" 8 feet of wall section at left is removable]


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Castable Details