Dampd intimidating presence
It’s hard to tell from these photos whether Old Tom is having a fine time or grimly lamenting his fate.
According to his biographer Peter Ackroyd, the Eliots’ trip to Morocco early in 1960 was taken because of a need to escape damp, rainy England and provide relief from his emphysema.
Dry rot The wood will most likely be brittle and warped and the grain of the wood will have cuboidal shaped cracking features.
Without physically seeing the outbreak are the presence of a damp, musty and fungal smell.
Lyndall Gordon, in her biography of Eliot, mentions the Kennerleys only once.
In itemizing Tom’s many phobias, in this case of having to converse with a woman, Gordon states he was once horrified to have sat through a solo dinner with Jean Kennerley during the war.
Black spout mould may begin to grow on walls, surfaces and carpets.
Peeling paint or plaster and mould on clothes and fabrics.
On its website, it recommends: “Only remove mould yourself if its caused by contestation and covers an area less than one metre squared (1x1 metre or 3x3 feet).
Rising damp Plaster will bubble and peel away from the interior walls.