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Title: List of Building Materials for South Building, [1798?]: Electronic Edition.
Author: No Author
Funding from the University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill supported the electronic publication of this title.
Text transcribed by Bari Helms
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Text encoded by Brian Dietz
First Edition, 2005
Size of electronic edition: ca. 9K
Publisher: The University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2005
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Languages used in the text: English
Revision history:
2005-06-29, Brian Dietz finished TEI/XML encoding.
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Title of collection: University of North Carolina Papers (#40005), University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Title of document: List of Building Materials for South Building, [1798?]
Author: No Author
Description: 1 page, 1 page image
Note: Call number 40005 (University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
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List of Building Materials for South Building, [1798?]
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80,000 Bricks . . . . . @ 15/- per lazing £ 60.__.__
320 Bushels of Shells . . . . . @ 5/- . . . . . 80.__.__
80,000 Bricks . . . . . @ 40/- . . . . . 160.__.__
for the 1st floor
Girder & Sumoners for the lower floor 10 by 12 in. — 250 feet . . . . . @ 16/8 2. 1. 8
1020 feet inch measure of sleepers 10 by 4 in. . . . . . 6/8 . . . . . 3. 8.__
for the 2nd floor
Same as lower floor . . . . . . . . . . 5. 9. 8
for the 3rd floor
23 Joists 30 feet long 4 by 12 in. 2760 feet . . . . . @ 6/8 . . . . . 9. 4.__
50 Rafters 20 feet long 4 In. thick 6 ½ at the foot & 3 ½ at the top — 1661 feet @ 6/8 . . . . . 5. 10. 6
1000 feet of Collar Beams and Uprights @ 6/8 3. illegible. 8
4000 feet of Inch & half flooring planks quarter @ 12/6 25.__.__
2000 feet Inch plank for sheeting the Roof @ 8/ . . . . . 8.__.__
1400 Shingles 20 Inches long 4 Inches broad to show 5 Inches . . . . . @ 30/ 21.__.__
Scantling for Window frames 26 Windows, 8 by 6 Inches 572 feet long — Inch measure 2288 In. @ 6/8 7. 12.__
Do for Door frames 2 out & 3 Inner Door 560 feet Inch measure — Out Doors 10 by 8 Inch & Inner Door, 8 by 6 . . . . . @ 6/8 . . . . . page torn