Charlie Noble?

Old 04-10-11, 11:00 AM
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Charlie Noble?

An old timer pointing to a house roof one day said to my wife, "See that? That is called a Charlie Noble."
I know there is a nautical term but has anyone heard of a part of a house design that is called a Charlie Noble?
Any pictures?
Old 04-10-11, 12:15 PM
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Charlie Noble

Charles Noble is the name of an architect(sp?).
Old 04-10-11, 01:32 PM
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Likely he may have just been talking about the chimney?
Old 04-10-11, 06:32 PM
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Most likely the copper flashing around the chimney or other parts. Just a wag.
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Why not ask the man that said it?
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