The brick is laid in common bond, with five courses of stretchers to one of headers.
It is used in joining tail beams to headers in floor framing.
The first and third courses are stretchers and the middle course is composed of headers laid to form a dentil course.
The courses consist, on plan, of "stretchers" and "headers."
On the north wall of Room X bricks were laid as headers on the outside and as stretchers, one behind the other, on the inside.
These titles served as headers on alternate pages in the original.
The wall in question is built of a hardish grey limestone, the blocks being laid alternately as stretchers and headers.
We were running short of headers for the tie courses, and I put on a night-shift.
Where the headers did not match the chapter title, I have treated the headers as sidenotes.
The crop is taken off with headers, as is usual in this State.