Diagram: Arm and seat rail.
The garden bench, or "range", endures in many forms and has long since come out of the garden and onto the porch or open lawn.
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Diagram: Back of garden bench.
Diagram: Cross section of garden bench.
Diagram: Lettered pieces of garden bench corresponding to garden bench cutting and materials guide.
Diagram: Garden bench chart cutting and materials guide.
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Diagram: Base structure of garden bench.