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Case Histories

Cons-SavingWallLogging

Loving care. This wall is being saved, in spite of its inconvenience to the logging operation in Mansfield, CT.

We are losers every time a wall is stolen, or strip-mined, rebuilt in non-traditional style, or damaged unnecessarily.  We are winners every time a landowner decides to do the right thing, or when a town passes an ordinances to balance the rights of the community and the rights of private property.  Below is a sample of case histories, to which I’ll be adding more.

Geog-IsleboroCollapse

Sea level rise is taking some walls when storm waves get higher.