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Brickwork is masonry produced by a bricklayer, using bricks and mortar. [1]

33 relations: Çatalhöyük, Brick, Brick Expressionism, Bricklayer, Bronze Age, Cavity wall, Ceramic building material, Clarke–Palmore House, Construction, Damp (structural), Diapering, Dur-Kurigalzu, Floor plan, Glossary of British bricklaying, Herringbone pattern, Jericho, Kingston upon Thames, Lewes, Masonry, Mehrgarh, Mohenjo-daro, Monadnock Building, Mortar (masonry), Perpend stone, Quoin, Solna Municipality, Staffordshire blue brick, Stone Age, Tie (cavity wall), Tuckpointing, Twill, Wall, Ziggurat.


Çatalhöyük (also Çatal Höyük and Çatal Hüyük; from Turkish çatal "fork" + höyük "mound") was a very large Neolithic and Chalcolithic proto-city settlement in southern Anatolia, which existed from approximately 7500 BC to 5700 BC, and flourished around 7000 BC.

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A brick is building material used to make walls, pavements and other elements in masonry construction.

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Brick Expressionism

The term Brick Expressionism (Backsteinexpressionismus) describes a specific variant of expressionist architecture that uses bricks, tiles or clinker bricks as the main visible building material.

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A bricklayer, which is related to but different from a mason, is a craftsman who lays bricks to construct brickwork.

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Bronze Age

The Bronze Age is a historical period characterized by the use of bronze, and in some areas proto-writing, and other early features of urban civilization.

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Cavity wall

Cavity walls consist of two 'skins' separated by a hollow space (cavity).

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Ceramic building material

Ceramic building material, often abbreviated to CBM, is an umbrella term used in archaeology to cover all building materials made from baked clay.

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Clarke–Palmore House

The Clarke–Palmore House, also known as Clarke Home, was built as a brick farmhouse in 1819 and expanded in 1855.

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Construction is the process of constructing a building or infrastructure.

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Damp (structural)

Structural dampness is the presence of unwanted moisture in the structure of a building, either the result of intrusion from outside or condensation from within the structure.

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Diaper is any of a wide range of decorative patterns used in a variety of works of art, such as stained glass, heraldic shields, architecture, and silverwork.

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Dur-Kurigalzu (modern عقرقوف in Baghdad Governorate, Iraq) was a city in southern Mesopotamia near the confluence of the Tigris and Diyala rivers about west of the center of Baghdad.

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Floor plan

In architecture and building engineering, a floor plan is a drawing to scale, showing a view from above, of the relationships between rooms, spaces, traffic patterns, and other physical features at one level of a structure.

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Glossary of British bricklaying

*Air brick: A brick with perforations to allow the passage of air through a wall.

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Herringbone pattern

The herringbone pattern is an arrangement of rectangles used for floor tilings and road pavement, so named for a fancied resemblance to the bones of a fish such as a herring.

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Jericho (יְרִיחוֹ; أريحا) is a city in the Palestinian Territories and is located near the Jordan River in the West Bank.

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Kingston upon Thames

Kingston upon Thames, also known as Kingston, is an area in the southwest of Greater London, England, southwest of Charing Cross.

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Lewes is the county town of East Sussex and formerly all of Sussex.

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Masonry is the building of structures from individual units, which are often laid in and bound together by mortar; the term masonry can also refer to the units themselves.

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Mehrgarh (Balochi: Mehrgaŕh; مهرګړ; مہرگڑھ), sometimes anglicized as Mehergarh or Mehrgar, is a Neolithic (7000 BCE to c. 2500/2000 BCE) site located near the Bolan Pass on the Kacchi Plain of Balochistan, Pakistan, to the west of the Indus River valley.

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Mohenjo-daro (موئن جو دڙو, meaning 'Mound of the Dead Men'; موئن جو دڑو) is an archaeological site in the province of Sindh, Pakistan.

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Monadnock Building

The Monadnock Building (historically the Monadnock Block; pronounced) is a skyscraper located at 53 West Jackson Boulevard in the south Loop area of Chicago, Illinois.

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Mortar (masonry)

Mortar is a workable paste used to bind building blocks such as stones, bricks, and concrete masonry units together, fill and seal the irregular gaps between them, and sometimes add decorative colors or patterns in masonry walls.

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Perpend stone

A perpend stone, perpend (parpen, parpend, perpin, and other spellings), through stone, bond stone, or tie stone is a stone that extends through an entire wall's width, from the outer to the inner wall.

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Quoins are masonry blocks at the corner of a wall.

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Solna Municipality

Solna Municipality (Solna kommun or stad) is a municipality in Stockholm County in south-east Sweden, located just north of the Stockholm City Centre.

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Staffordshire blue brick

Staffordshire blue brick is a strong type of construction brick, originally made in Staffordshire, England.

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Stone Age

The Stone Age was a broad prehistoric period during which stone was widely used to make implements with an edge, a point, or a percussion surface.

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Tie (cavity wall)

The tie in a cavity wall is used to tie the internal and external walls (or leaves) constructed of bricks or cement blocks together, making the two parts to act as a homogeneous unit.

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Tuckpointing is a way of using two contrasting colours of mortar in the mortar joints of brickwork, one colour matching the bricks themselves, to give an artificial impression that very fine joints have been made.

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Twill is a type of textile weave with a pattern of diagonal parallel ribs (in contrast with a satin and plain weave).

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A wall is a structure that defines an area, carries a load, or provides shelter or security.

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A ziggurat (Akkadian: ziqqurat, D-stem of zaqāru "to build on a raised area") is a type of massive stone structure built in ancient Mesopotamia.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brickwork

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