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Old Posted May 21, 2019, 3:48 AM
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Effin Bricks, I Love Em

Why are bricks so freaking amazing? Extruded, molded, Flemish bond, English bond, Double English Bond, English Cross Bond. Effin bricks make cities and history. Post your favorite brick buildings.
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Old Posted May 27, 2019, 12:34 PM
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I love Roman bricks. Before Augustus came along and covered everything with marble, Rome was a red city - the insula built from them could reach 6 or more stories.

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Old Posted Jun 17, 2019, 8:22 PM
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Stanley Dock Tobacco Warehouse Liverpool

[IMG]Tobacco Warehouse, Stanley Dock by diamond geezer, on Flickr[/IMG]
The Stanley Dock Tobacco Warehouse is a grade II listed building and is the world's largest brick warehouse. It is adjacent to the Stanley Dock, in Liverpool, England. Standing 125 feet (38 m) high, the building was, at the time of its construction in 1901, claimed to be the world's largest building in terms of area. The 14 storey building spans across 36 acres (15 ha) and its construction used 27 million bricks, 30,000 panes of glass and 8,000 tons of steel It's currently being renovated into luxury apartments.
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