hod-carrier

hod carrier

noun
a mason's assistant whose work is to carry hods of materials to the mason.
Also called hodman.


Origin:
1765–75

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hod carrier
 
n
Also called: hodman a labourer who carries the materials in a hod for a plasterer, bricklayer, etc

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