I guess its a year for repairing rusty things. Including my truck, but more on that one in a later installment. The door to the foyer kept shifting so the bolt would no longer line up with the striker and it changed with the seasons. This meant that the whole structure was shifting. So a couple of weeks ago I figured it was time to do something about it and fix it right instead of moving the door striker with the seasons.
. . . and fill the Sonotube. Note the concrete footing I poured at the bottom before fitting the pipe and Sonotube. This should keep the ground frost from moving the concrete column in winter.
Not bad results
There, that should hold it for another 75 years. I left the middle one alone as it is galvanized and has not rusted.