Some articles on party walls:
... The party walls that separate most shophouses from their neighbours are generally constructed out of masonry (usually locally manufactured baked clay bricks) and ... Party walls marked a major shift from traditional timber post-and-beam frame construction of pre-colonial Southeast Asia ...
Famous quotes containing the words walls and/or party:
“The Abbey always reminds me of that old toast, Above lofty timbers, the walls around are bare, echoing to our laughter, as though the dead were there.”
—Garrett Fort (19001945)
“Most adults will do anything to avoid going to a party where they dont know anyone. But for some reason we may be impatient with the young child who hesitates on the first day of school, or who recoils from the commotion of a birthday party where there are no familiar faces.”
—Cathy Rindner Tempelsman (20th century)