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  • Our Victorian Tea at the McAllister House was so much fun! It was fun to use the china and the tea set. Really gives you a thrill to think they took the same sort of teas there in that house over 100 years ago! Thanks for a great time!
    Susan Bailey

    Repair to North Foundation Wall

    April 9th, 2012

    With the help of Murphy Constructors, we began the repair of the cellar collapse and reinforcement of the North Foundation wall.  Work had to be done when the air conditioner could be removed and before any spring rains.  (There’s still hope for ‘spring rains’ in Colorado Springs!)  Murphy Constructors  with their vast experience in historical construction brought in experienced crew and old field stone and completed the work in less than two weeks.  We are still hoping to receive grant money to finish paying for this work but are delighted we have the building back in good repair!!

    Excavation along north side of house

    Work being done

    All back in place

    Gaping hole is repaired and plastered

    Devoted crew from Murphy Constructors

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    One Response to “Repair to North Foundation Wall”

    1. B.C. Payne Says:

      Looks like another great job by our friends from Murphy Constructors. Many thanks to them and to the McAllister Museum team who arranged for this work.

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