Chapter 3. Brickwork

  1. Michael Forsyth
  1. Mike Stock

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697696.ch3

Materials & Skills for Historic Building Conservation

Materials & Skills for Historic Building Conservation

How to Cite

Stock, M. (2008) Brickwork, in Materials & Skills for Historic Building Conservation (ed M. Forsyth), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697696.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, University of Bath

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405111706

Online ISBN: 9780470697696

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Keywords:

  • brickwork;
  • building;
  • repair strategy;
  • impurities;
  • fabrics

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Material failures

  • The quality of bricks

  • Failures resulting from poor design or neglect

  • Mortar

  • Assessment objective

  • Structural failures

  • Conclusion

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