Originally Posted By: jpeck
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Well, it sure looks scary enough, especially that on edge, but … it has been there almost 150 years that way.
How many 'properly built' newer houses are going to last 150 years?
That is one of those things which appears to 'have passed the test of time', which is, after all, what all modern engineering is trying to accomplish - keep it safe and from falling down for the life of the structure (which is probably considered to be about 70 years, or about half what that has lasted).
Would I say it is 'OK'? No, but still ... it's ![icon_cool.gif](upload://oPnLkqdJc33Dyf2uA3TQwRkfhwd.gif)