This section is from the book "Modern Buildings, Their Planning, Construction And Equipment Vol1", by G. A. T. Middleton. Also available from Amazon: Modern Buildings.
Allow £ (price list) per cottage for range and fire grates (including iron mantels to grates), and provide for fixing same.
Provide all necessary nails, screws, ties, straps, and fittings necessary for the carpenters' and joiners' work previously specified.
Cistern.1 - Provide and fix 80-gallon galvanised iron cistern in roof where directed. Fit same with 3/4-in. strong copper ball valve.
Provide and fix 3-in. stout cast-iron down pipes where shown with all necessary swan-necks and short pieces, with one shoot to discharge over gully, all others to connect to shoes already specified in cement. The joints are to be made in red lead, and the pipes are to be carried by strong wrought-iron stays driven into the joints of the brickwork so as to stand 2 in. clear of the walls.