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Figure 21. Results from non-linear analysis: (a) load-displacement diagram; (b) separation between vault and wall; (c) cracking of vault.

Figure 21. Results from non-linear analysis: (a) load-displacement diagram; (b) separation between vault and wall; (c) cracking of vault.

displacements of magnitude comparable to the values observed in the structure, it is necessary to consider the soil-structure interaction. It seems therefore that the foundations play a key-role in the observed damage; (d) the large movements recorded in the construction and the deterioration of the brick vaults indicate that the safety level of the structure is not compatible with any use and immediate intervention was necessary.

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