Cellar Wall Rebuild

Fundy Stonecraft rebuilt 22′ of cellar wall below the Bonar Law Historic Site, using reclaimed and quarried stone in a moderately hydraulic lime. The reconstruction respects the bond pattern and tooling of previously undisturbed sections of adjacent walls.

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The “as found” state of the collapsed cellar wall.
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The supported sill and site preparation. Stone was cleaned and sorted for reuse.

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Typical cross-section. Use of 3/4 and through stones and excessive use of hearting to limit joint sizes to less than 1/2”.

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