Topic: Turret House, 435 Durham Street - Earthquake Damage and Beyond

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Building sustained damage to roof and chimneys in September 4 2010 event.

Following February 2011 event, house has partially collapsed and is likely to collapse fully.

- Badly damaged
- Bricks falling during aftershock
- No support in NW corner
- Extensive internal damage to load bearing walls
- First floor collapsed to ground in NW corner

Demolished.

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Turret House, 435 Durham Street - Earthquake Damage and Beyond


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