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bonniesunshine

06:00AM | 02/05/00
Member Since: 02/04/00
6 lifetime posts
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hi everyone,
my husband and I are considering purchasing a historic site in our area.. but our desire is to move the structure to a larger acreage.. where there is more potential for future business and great landscaping etc....
first of all,
is this even possible.. the structure is brick exterior.. has a partial basement...
and was built way back in 1897.

plse any of you that could have any suggestions for us, or to let us know if something like this could even be done.. plse email asap..
we need to know asap.. as we are considering purchasing this historic structure.. and we really need to know if a bldg this size can be moved.. it is 4 storeys.. approx 5000 sq feet on ea floor...
we ideally would like to move the structure on top of a brand new cement foundation on some acreage.. plse advise !!!


pvbandit

01:59PM | 02/06/00
Member Since: 02/05/00
2 lifetime posts
There was an article last year in Masonry Construction magazine about moving an old lighthouse. You can find them through the website www.wocnet.com and go to the Masonry Magazine section.
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