Masonic Home and School Chapel in Ft. Worth, Texas

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Title: Masonic Home and School Chapel in Ft. Worth, Texas

Author(s): Frank W. Chappell

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 58

Issue: 9

Appears on pages(s): 273-280

Keywords: none

Date: 9/1/1961

Abstract:
Two items of interest to designers in concrete are incorportated in the chapel of the Masonic Home and School in Ft. Worth, Tex. In order of construction they are: (a) Foundation design to protect a monumental structure from damage by a highly expansive soil which has wrecked one large building nearby and has badly cracked several others and (b) a structural frame of precast concrete members,having a decorative finish, and requiring concealed connections.