prairie cottage

prairie cottage

A cottage constructed of air-dried adobe bricks; built by settlers on the prairies of the western United States where stone was scarce, but clay suitable for brick making was usually available close to the surface of the ground. Sand, ashes, and linseed oil were often added to the clay. After the bricks air-dried for 10 to 12 days, they were laid with mortar in a construction that required minimal technical skill. Battened doors were common. The roof, usually shingled or thatched, had a large overhang to protect the adobe walls against erosion by rain. Contrast with a prairie style house.
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Subsequently up to seven gardai arrived at his front door at Prairie Cottage, Liscaha, Schull, West Cork, at 11.
Mr Bailey said three officers came to his home at Prairie Cottage, Liscaha in Schull, Co Cork, on February 10, 1997, to arrest him.
Two of these witnesses told the court how the Englishman, who lives at The Prairie cottage with partner Jules Thomas, had said: "I did it, I did it.
Jules Thomas who lives with the freelance journalist in her home The Prairie cottage, near Schull in West Cork, said the assaults were "alcohol fuelled" and that she had forgiven him.
Bailey allegedly told Richie and Rose Shelly that he did it after they went back to his partner Jules Thomas' Prairie Cottage outside Schull after they drank together in the village.
Bailey lives with his partner Ms Thomas in The Prairie Cottage near Schull just a few miles from the murdered woman's home.