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Brick deterioration

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These photos are from a brick Gothic Revival house. I'm guessing mid-1800's.

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Yep, that is old soft brick? Looks like they have repointed in some areas with a harder mortar mix and that intern can cause the bricks hard fired finish to spall off and exposing the soft interior and it is then a never ending deterioration of the brick.

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