Ledger board is in place and bolted to the front wall.
Across the street, better perspective.
Detail of the ledger board. 3/8" lag bolts screwed into the studs. It's got to support a lot of the weight of the roof, so it needs to be mechanically strong.
This qualifies as mechanically strong.
Junction box. The old light wiring is terminated in the box; at some time in the future I can add a light to the circuit.