Primer - Introduction
Red ("Jasper") silicte precipitation on surface of traprock boulder, Hill-Stead Museum.
Abandoned stone walls are the signature of the rural New England landscape. They are cultural ruins, woodland habitat, and pleasant scenery, all in the same package. This web page was written for those who are just being introduced to the subject.
BECOME AN INSTANT EXPERT
Stone Wall History in Ten Easy Steps
Frequently Asked Questions
Purposes of Stone Walls, Then and Now
Instructions for Building Your Own Walls