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A Gothic Revival style using wood, found in North America.
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About.com: Carpenter Gothic
Jackie Craven explains that in North America the easy access to wood and the invention of the steam powered scroll led to this lacy-trimmed style. Includes the "Wedding Cake House" in Kennebunk, Maine.
Ontario Architecture: Carpenter's Gothic
The Building and Construction Department of Mohawk College presents photographs of this North American adaptation of the Gothic style using wood instead of stone.
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