Dry Stone Walls of Britain: Ancient Boundaries Still Defined by Stacked Stone Walls

Tractor Tales from Wales

Detail of a Welsh dry stone wall, showing the upright copings that are placed along the top. It takes real skill to build a wall with randomly shaped stone, and it is said that a good wall builder uses whatever is available, and never rejects a stone, but always finds a place for it.
Detail of a Welsh dry stone wall, showing the upright copings that are placed along the top. It takes real skill to build a wall with randomly shaped stone, and it is said that a good wall builder uses whatever is available, and never rejects a stone, but always finds a place for it.
Josephine Roberts