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Update: Follett Stone Arched Bridges Restoration Project

We offer this update from Stone Trust founder, certified instructor, master craftsman, and professional member Michael Weitzner, who provides the expertise and labor to restore the Follett Stone Arched Bridges. For background information, please see the original article by Charlie Marchant, President of the Townshend Historical Society. This project has unfolded over more than 45…

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The Follett Stone Arch Bridge Restoration Project, 45-Years and Counting

Townshend Historical Society

Contributed by Charles E. Marchant, President, Townshend Historical Society The Stone Trust works in support community preservation projects, many of which involve the restoration of various types of dry stone structures. Often our professional members share their expertise, whether as paid consultants or volunteers, to assess, report, provide design specifications, and execute repairs. In this…

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Presentation by Michael Weitzner On Townshend’s Stone Arch Bridges

Stone Arch Bridge Presentation: 2:00pm Townshend VT Town Hall. Townshend Historical Society is pleased to announce a presentation about the Townshend Stone Arch Bridges by Master Stonemason Michael Weitzner, of Thistle Stone Works in Brattleboro. Weitzner has completed an extensive Conditions Assessment of the six surviving stone arch bridges in our area; a selection of…

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