Jetty Plates

Some articles on plates, jetty:

Timber Framing - Structure - Timbers
... of the frames of infill panels), wall-plates (at the top of timber-framed walls that support the trusses and joists of the roof) ... When jettying, horizontal elements can include the jetty bressummer (or breastsummer) the main sill (horizontal piece) on which the projecting wall above rests and which stretches across the whole width of the ... the jetty beams or joists which conform floor dimensions above but are at right angles to the jetty-plates that conform to the shorter dimensions of "roof" of the floor below ...

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    Realms and islands were
    As plates dropped from his pocket.
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