Ashlar Masonry Quoin Corners

Ashlar masonry quoin corners are found at a handful of buildings here in Capitol Hill.

Masonry structure corners provide significant structural strength.  Quoin corners can be built with accent brick, cement units, ashlar stone (such as in the following picture) and even with rubble stone.

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Click here to go to the list of all items on Capitol Hill Historic Masonry. 

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