STP1494: Masonry Repairs at Cheshire Mill No. 1, Harrisville, New Hampshire

    Willett, Linda
    Executive Director and Project Manager, Historic Harrisville, Inc.,

    O'Connor, Frederick
    Executive Director and Project Manager, Historic Harrisville, Inc.,

    Pages: 12    Published: Jan 2008


    Abstract

    The first modern-day application of Rosendale natural cement mortars in a significant historic restoration is described. The background of Cheshire Mill No. 1 in Historic Harrisville, New Hampshire, the analyses of its original mortar composition, and the successful use of natural cement for in-kind repointing are detailed.

    Keywords:

    historic restoration, natural cement, historic mortar, repointing, Rosendale cement


    Paper ID: STP45746S

    Committee/Subcommittee: C01.11

    DOI: 10.1520/STP45746S


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