Stone wall - Sources

  • Allport, Susan. Sermons in Stone. New York: W. W. Norton &
    Company, 1994.
  • Fields, Curtis. The Forgotten Art of Building a Stone Wall. Dublin,
    NH: Yankee Books, 1971.
  • Gardner, Kevin. The Granite Kiss. Woodstock, VT: The Countryman
    Press, 2003.
  • Hubbell, William. Good Fences. Camden, ME: Down East Books,
  • McRaven, Charles. Building with Stone. North Adams, MA:
    Storey Publishing, 1989.
  • McRaven, Charles. Building Stone Walls. North Adams, MA:
    Storey Publishing, 1999.
  • Snow, Dan. In the Company of Stone. New York: Artisan, 2001.
  • Thorson, Robert M. Exploring Stone Walls. New York: Walker &
    Company, 2005.
  • Thorson, Robert M. Stone by Stone. New York: Walker &
    Company, 2004.
  • Vivian, John. Building Stone Walls. North Adams, MA: Storey
    Publishing, 1978.

  • Desai Gopal, Sena. “These Stones Speak to Region’s Past”,
    Boston Globe, November 12, 2006.
  • Titcomb, Dana C. “Stone Walls: Links to History”, Historic New
    England, Winter/Spring 2008, Vol. 8, No. 3.

Lectures and Websites
  • Baker, Jim. “Stone Wall Building Workshop,” Lecture, Tower Hill
    Botanic Garden, Boylston, MA. (
  • Thorson, Robert M. “A History of New England’s Stone Walls,”
    Lecture, The Stone Wall Initiative. (
  • Young, Robert A. “Stone Wall Workshop,” Lecture, Codman
    Farm, Lincoln, MA. (