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Mike Lamb
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It looks similar to what is sometimes done when a crawl space is adjacent to a basement. They stop the footing short of the overdig and then bridge the foundation wall over the opening.

I think I recall seeing this done when connecting interior and exterior drainage systems with a pipe passing through the footing. Normally the slab would be poured high enough to cover the opening.

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Stepped footing? Is it somewhere near the transition from main basement to crawlspace? Basically, what Reinmiller is asking/pointing out.

Looks like the void everyone leaves where the crawl steps (up or down) to the main foundation footing.

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