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England in brick and stone

C. Trent

England in brick and stone

by C. Trent

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Published by Anthony Blond .
Written in English


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Statementby C. Trent.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Trent, Christopher. England in brick & stone. New York, Norton [, ©] (OCoLC) Document Type. The New England Brick Co.

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The appearance of brick and stone masonry owes as much to the character of the mortar joints as to the stone and bricks themselves. Unsuitable repointing can affect not only the look but also the durability of masonry, and is amongst the most frequent causes of damage to the character and fabric of historic buildings.

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