# surface by cuiliqing

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he standard 15squared footprint. Zero or more 'extend' layers are constructed below that. Lastly a 'connect' layer is constructed to conne
ayer is constructed to connect the corner-stairs arrangement of other 15squared blueprints with this surface entrance.\n\nThe advantage
entrance.\n\nThe advantage of this plan is a minimal surface-level footprint, at the cost of additional distance required for dwarves to tra
required for dwarves to travel from the surface to your underground levels.
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he standard 15squared footprint. Zero or more 'extend' layers are constructed below that. Lastly a 'connect' layer is constructed to conne
ayer is constructed to connect the corner-stairs arrangement of other 15squared blueprints with this surface entrance.\n\nThe advantage
entrance.\n\nThe advantage of this plan is a minimal surface-level footprint, at the cost of additional distance required for dwarves to tra
required for dwarves to travel from the surface to your underground levels.
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he standard 15squared footprint. Zero or more 'extend' layers are constructed below that. Lastly a 'connect' layer is constructed to conne
ayer is constructed to connect the corner-stairs arrangement of other 15squared blueprints with this surface entrance.\n\nThe advantage
entrance.\n\nThe advantage of this plan is a minimal surface-level footprint, at the cost of additional distance required for dwarves to tra
required for dwarves to travel from the surface to your underground levels.
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ace. Instead of building a wall around the 15x15 perimeter, a 5x5-size wall with gate are placed directly around the central staircase. This
nd the central staircase. This can help when there is not enough room on the surface for a 15x15-size wall.\n\nMake sure to place a lever
nMake sure to place a lever on a level below and connect it to the bridge.
#dig start(8;8;Center of surface stairs leading down) 15x15 footprint wall around the perimeter with a gate in the south wall.\
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ith a gate in the south wall.\n\nThe lever on the second layer must be manually connected to the bridge on the surface.
#dig start(2;2;Top left corner staircase) This plan places down stairs in the four corners of the blueprint which connect directl
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eprint which connect directly to underground 15squared blueprint corner-stairs. This blueprint is 17x17 to allow for outer walls around th
w for outer walls around those corner stairs.\n\nNote the start position offset.
#dig start(2;2;Top left corner staircase) Minimal walls-and-gates around each of the corner stairs. Helpful when surface real e
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Helpful when surface real estate is restricted.
#dig start(2;2;Top left corner staircase) Build walls around the edge (17x17 footprint), with a gate along the south edge.\n\nY
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along the south edge.\n\nYou'll need to construct and connect a lever to the surface bridge manually.

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