we have a existing hollow block wall ,non load bearing partition, we need to create opening at one end ,the opening span will have 16' span we intend to put a WF8*24 for a lintel ,on one side of the opening the block wall will be 16" long where it intersects the exterior bldg wall.the opening will be 8.67' high ,thus the end of the lintel will be bearing on a section of wall 8.67" high by 16" in lenght ,where can I find data to check for load carrying capacity of this small column like section of wall.
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