A five foot Rumford fireplace built in a converted church in San Francisco is on the cover of the current (July/August, 1998) issue of This Old House magazine. In March construction of the fireplace was featured on the "This Old House" TV program (episode #1722).
The fireplace opening is five feet wide and four and a half feet tall and features Whitacre-Greer firebrick and Superior Clay Rumford components provided by McNear Brick & Block. Barbara Chambers of Chambers and Chambers, Architects was the architect and Dayton Masonry the masonry contractor.
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