1) A stack of kids, a word used by Richard Cholmeley in his description of the fuel required to burn a kiln of 60,000 bricks.

1612 So it spent in all 8 loads of turves, and in the length of my kydcast or stacke as it laye … about 45 yeards , Brandsby. In 1579, Edward Bolton resided at the Kydstacke in Leeds which is recorded as the fold at Kidstack in 1594.

spellings kidstack
places Leeds Brandsby
dates 1579 1612

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