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Building Walls

The stonemason is a revered folk hero in Stonington, Maine.

The stonemason is a revered folk hero in Stonington, Maine.

Working with stone is a New England tradition that goes way back to colonial days.  Building a traditional wall one is a wonderful way to reconnect with that past, get some excercise, be outdoors, satisfy an artistic impulse, and leave a lasting legacy.  If you order stone for delivery, make sure it wasn’t strip-mined or stolen.   This is far more common than you might think.

Building your own wall, is easy with satisfaction guaranteed if you:

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While the stonemasons were away, the coordinator snapped this photo.