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dry stone wall

A wall composed of stones not cemented with mortar. dry strength The strength of an adhesive joint determined immediately after drying under specified conditions, or after a period of conditioning in the standard laboratory atmosphere.
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Despite a series of courses arranged by the North Wales branch of the Dry Stone Walling Association (DSWA), not a single person in the region took advantage of the PS50 grant from The Prince's Countryside Fund.
Local farmers and landowners trying their hand at dry stone |walling and hedge laying at taster sessions organised by Caerphilly County Borough Council recently
Special mention must also go to local lad Adam, who continues to prove his outstanding ability in the field of dry stone walling by achieving yet another brilliant victory.
To try dry stone walling, contact the North Wales Dry Stone Walling Association on 01286 871275, or sean@stonewaller.
They can get help to restore a hedgerow or dry stone wall and even for some fencing where it protects a hedgerow.
The Field Boundary Awards 2012 recognise the efforts of people who create, preserve or maintain traditional dry stone walls and hedges in the Durham Biodiversity Partnership Area.
Dry stone patios, stone walkways and walls, benches, pergolas, gardening and special features—all built according to traditional standards, from natural materials, with an eye for artistic form and fine detail.
Come as our guest for the evening and learn more about dry stone.
Stephen Dawson emailed to ask what plants he should put in his newly-built, south-facing dry stone wall.
A BRANCH of the Dry Stone Walling Association had been formed in Huddersfield.
Durham County Council and Beamish Museum are organising the event, supported by the museum's suppliers, Dun House Quarry, Dry Stone Walling Tuition and Urpeth Farm Limited and are encouraging entries by Friday, October 7.