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Workshops to Get You Ready for Certification Testing

Most years The Stone Trust hosts two certification test days, one in the spring and one in the fall. This year’s single test day falls on Friday September 18. Why not register now? The Stone Trust provides access to and administers the  Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain’s certifications at its Center in Dummerston…

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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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For Contractors and People with Plans

Workshops for Contractors In addition to learning the 5 basics of dry stone walling, classes for contractors focus more heavily on good work practices, pricing walls, proper foundations, and other areas of special concern to professionals. In courses geared to contractors, wallers engage with instructors and fellow professionals to explore more deeply issues related to…

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Join women learning from women to build dry stone walls

2020 Women’s Introduction to Dry Stone Walling Workshops Some women are nervous about trying out dry stone walling, which is often a male dominated field. Dry stone walling is a field in which women can excel. At The Stone Trust we actively encourage women to try out dry stone walling and become professional wallers. The…

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