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Bricks - 1st Floor - "The Great Arch"
6/8/00 - 6/24/00
6/9/00
<-- Progress on both sides of arch
(from 2nd floor southeast)

Progress on both sides of arch -->
(from northeast side)

Smitty now has a plywood pattern on
top to get his spacing right
6/8/00
6/8/00

<-- The various pieces cut for the
arch

Remember that nice clean -->
masonry saw?
6/9/00
6/9/00
6/9/00
The conduit you see in the pictures is
for running cable to control the
dampers that will be placed on top of
the chimney
6/12/00
Smitty working on east side of arch
6/12/00
West side of arch
6/12/00
Looking west.  West side of arch face
done
6/12/00
Finishing the arch
Note support for arch in background
From 2nd floor southeast corner
Working on west side of arch
6/12/00
Close-up of west side of arch
6/12/00
Finishing the arch - note flue in place
(from east side 2nd floor)
(Pattern for top of arch in background)
(Working on west side of arch)
6/15/00
East side of chimney started
6/15/00
Working on west side of chiimney
6/13/00
Smitty finishing up the arch
6/15/00
East side transition done
6/13/00
The guts of the arch as Smitty gets
ready to transition to the chimney
6/13/00
Arch finished
Smitty admiring his work
6/13/00
How to attach the chimney to the arch
Chris studying the layout
6/15/00
Working on west side of chimney
6/15/00
Working on west side of chimney
6/15/00
West side of chimney.  Guts.
6/16/00
Transition to chimney done
6/21/00
Done to ceiling with staging
East side
6/19/00
Chris cleaning bricks
6/20/00
6/20/00
From 2nd floor.  Smitty putting in flues
to ceiling
6/20/00
6/20/00
6/21/00
Done to ceiling without staging
East side
6/24/00
East side
6/24/00
A view of the hearth
6/24/00
East side
And now we're ready to move outside and up to the roof to bring the chimney up through...