Wall anchor plates

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A look into the use and restoration of decorative masonry anchors on brick buildings in New York City. A cast iron masonry, or architectural, star. Concrete Anchors, Masonry Wall, Wall Anchors, Brick Building, Man Stuff, Cast Iron, Restoration, Porch, Buildings

Masonry Stars

If I had to guess, most people don't pay much attention to these things and if they do they probably think they're just decoration. They were used for structural reinforcement in the 18th and 19th centuries. Most of the country calls them masonry stars, star anchors or rafter tie plates (some are just square), but on the west coast they call them earthquake stars or washers. All they really are is a great big washer that is slipped over a metal tie rod and is secured with a nut. The rod…

My favorite is the one that looks like an owl A collage of the various kinds of plates that can be found in Stockholm I fou. Sing The Alphabet, Ukrainian Language, Wall Anchors, Stockholm, Old Things, Owl, Collage, Plates, House

Anchor Plates in Stockholm

My favorite is the one that looks like an owl A collage of the various kinds of plates that can be found in Stockholm I fou...

Picture of Facade of an old italian masonry building with metal tie-rod and anchor plate. stock photo, images and stock photography. Wall Anchors, Facade, Plates, Stock Photos, Metal, Building, Pictures, Photography, Inspiration

Facade of an old italian masonry building with metal tie-rod..

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Along with hoisting beams, anchor plates are a prominent feature of Amsterdam's building facades. Sing The Alphabet, Wall Anchors, Building Facade, Rural Area, Facades, Amsterdam, Door Handles, Old Things, Plates

Anchor Plates in Amsterdam

Along with hoisting beams, anchor plates are a prominent feature of Amsterdam's building facades. ...

トスカーナ州、イタリアのサン ・ ジミニャーノの町で中世のトーチ ホルダーのフロント ビュー。 写真素材 - 62254811 Wall Anchors, Plates, Licence Plates, Dishes, Griddles, Dish, Plate

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