DC Quake

Photo Galleries of Earthquake Damage

Learn about the damage, initial inspections, restoration, and the first steps toward restoration through the galleries below.

Winter 2012

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Masons begin to repair stones. Gallery »

October 18

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Pinnacle on east side of south transept. Gallery »
Pinnacle on west side of south transept. Gallery »
Broken gargoyle on south transept. Gallery »

October 17

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Difficult Access Team rappels down northwest tower to check for damage. Gallery »

October 13

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The damaged top three tiers of the southeast pinnacle are removed. Gallery »

October 7

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Workers remove the top four tiers of a damaged pinnacle. Gallery »
Additional images of damage »

September 13

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New photo gallery »