How-To Book Pack


Essential manuals for every beginner!

Dry Stone Walling: A Practical Handbook by Alan Brooks & Sean Adcock

Written by Alan Brooks and Sean Adcock this is the fourth edition of this extensive handbook on dry stone walling. Often referred to as the “bible” by wallers this handbook covers every topic related to proper dry stone walling. See

Dry Stone Walling: Techniques & Traditions by DSWA-GB

This book is an approachable and fascinating look at the traditional craft of dry stone walling. Written in plain language, it offers a practical guide to the techniques used in different parts of the country and gives background detail which explains the simple principles involved and shows why walls have developed in their own characteristic ways.  It provides and excellent mix of basic how-to information, variations from around the UK, and historical information.  It also includes an appendix with information on the dry stone wall certification program. Published 2004 by The Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain.

Stonework: A technical guide to standards and identification of common faults in dry stone walling by Sean Adcock

Written by Sean Adcock. This helpful guide focuses on common problems in walling and how to avoid them. It is filled with examples of poor walling and side by side comparisons of correct and incorrect technique. A very valuable guide. The content found here is not available in any other book. Originally published 2012 by the North Wales Branch of the Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain.


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Weight 2.5 lbs
Dimensions 9 × 12 × 2 in

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