Case Study: NHL 5


Case 1: Casting of New Replacement Structural Tabby Brick

Gamble Plantation Historic Park
Only Surviving Mansion of an Antebellum Sugar Plantation on Florida's West Coast
Ellenton, Florida

Owner: Florida State Parks
Conservation Work: National Park Service
Products used: StA NHL 2 for Plaster, NHL 5 for Tabby Casting


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Gamble Plantation, Ellenton, Florida


Gamble Plantation, Ellenton, Florida
 


Front of the building


Walls plastered with NHL 2
 


Walls plastered with NHL 2


Original Lime Concrete with Oyster Shell called Tabby
 


Original Lime Concrete with Oyster Shell called Tabby


Original Lime Concrete with Oyster Shell called Tabby
 


New Tabby Bricks made with Oyster Shell and NHL 5


Molds made to cast the Tabby Brick