Masonry


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Masonry
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<anchor role="natural" id="p2000ad1c9980076"></anchor><anchor role="natural" id="p2000ad1c9980077"></anchor><emphasis role="bold">History of Masonry</emphasis> The first recorded brick masonry units were made by the Egyptians in 10,000 B.C. and the Romans used brick in many of their structures 2000 years go. The Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt is the first recorded use of mortar. Brick manufacture and use occurred in the mid-1600s and w…
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Sidney M. Levy: Construction Building Envelope and Interior Finishes Databook. Masonry, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2001), AccessEngineering Export