Work Performed: Stone Replacement and Re-pointing | Date completed: June 2018 | Problem: Previous re-pointing performed with hard mortar and typical stone. The wear at the bottom 3’ of the North and East facing walls due to the use of salt on pedestrian walkways.
Solution – Removal of hard mortar and replacement f approximately 80 stones. The stones were replaced using 4” thick Wissahickon Schist face stones that were cut and prepared by hand. Also, re-pointed approximately 500 square feet using plumb and level raised ribbon pointing. Soft type “N” mortar was used.