The hammer consists of a roughly squared beam, 4 meters in length, and of 0.25 m. section.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 430, March 29, 1884" by Various
Hammer-beam truss 195 292.
"Carpentry for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
The roof is an open timber structure of the hammer-beam type, typical of fourteenth-century work.
"Westminster" by Sir Walter Besant
They paused a moment to enable us to examine the bark, the hammer, and the beam which served them for a table.
"Celebrated Travels and Travellers" by Jules Verne
And other carpenters had just begun nailing boards on to the outside of the up-and-down beams, and there was a great noise of hammering.
"The Doers" by William John Hopkins
Then little lithe figures crawled out along the beams of the trestle, and there was a ringing of hammers.
"The Greater Power" by Harold Bindloss
The library, designed by Mr. Abrahams, is 96 feet long, 42 feet wide, and 63 feet high; it has a hammer-beam roof.
"Old and New London" by Walter Thornbury
But the old style of king-post, queen-post, or hammer-beam roof was prevalent.
"Chats on Old Furniture" by Arthur Hayden
The roof is beyond all magnificent, with "an innumerable company of Angels" along its vista of double hammer-beams.
"Highways and Byways in Cambridge and Ely" by Edward Conybeare