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Belleview Biltmore’s historic wood gets new life, plank by plank

  • The heart pine wood came from trees thought to have sprouted nearly 600 years ago in Florida and Georgia forests.
  • Reclaimed wood has a worn look with tight, dense growth rings that can’t be Og?oszenia re-created with stain or found in young trees, Atkinson said.
  • Belleview Biltmore’s historic wood gets new life, plank by plank 05/01/16 [Last modified: Sunday, May 1, 2016 10:14pm] Photo reprints | Article reprints

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BELLEAIRThe heart pine wood came from trees thought to have wholesale nfl jerseys sprouted nearly 600 years ago in Florida and Georgia wholesale nba jerseys forests. The lumber was sawed down and transported to Belleair in 1896, where railroad office magnate Henry Plant was building the magnificent Belleview Biltmore Hotel. The trees became the floorboards, trusses and joists that would be walked on by U.S. presidents, royalty, athletes, inventors and other dignitaries who stayed here, one of the largest wooden structures wholesale nba jerseys in the world. Now, as every board and frame of the 820,000-square-foot landmark comes down to make way for 132 condos and townhomes, some of the Biltmore will end up in James Schelkle’s Gulfport cheap jerseys living room. is


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