Since the first floor brick
walls are not affected, it tells me the basic foundation is still sound.
Hearth plates in both chambers support the work load and protect floor brick
. Lucifer Furnaces, Inc.
Standard features include heavy gauge sheet metal construction; horizontal swing door for easy opening; low-watt density coil-wound heating elements mounted in easy-to-replace side panels; lightweight firebrick insulation for reduced heat loss; hearth plate to protect floor brick
and support workload; time proportioning digital controller mounted in separate control panel; and safety microswitch to shut off heating elements when door opens.
Ceramic hearth plates support a work load up to 25 lb/ft2 of hearth and serve to protect the floor brick
. A high volume cfm recirculating fan is mounted in the rear of the tempering oven for horizontal air flow, providing uniform heat for stress relief and other applications.
The site, believed to be a former dairy farm, is currently in the early stages of construction with first floor brick
work on half of the building already underway.
Alteration to shopfront (no.241), construction of first floor brick
parapet wall at rear, removal of internal stairs & formation of new doorway at rear to form self-contained flat at 239.
Workmen painstakingly replace floor bricks
as part of the effort to restore the Hall to its former glory and (right) intricate plasterwork has been revived.
Shape a pile of moist sand on the floor bricks
. (This can be any kind of sand, or even loose topsoil.
As the original brick floors were irreparably damaged and potentially hazardous, they were replaced with honey-toned Victorian floor bricks
attractively laid in herringbone and linear patterns.