Dry stone walls

Drystone walls, Dry-stone walls, Walls, Boundary,

Norman Swindlehurst, Full Transcript Part 1

Norman Swindlehurst (NS) of Keasden was interviewed by W.R. Mitchell (WRM) many times. In this interview he mentions many local personalities and their employments, including detailed descriptions of farming, weddings, cooking, sheep salving and social events.

John Geldard, Full Transcript

 John Geldard talks about his life in Malham and particularly dry stone walling.

John Geldard, Audio Clip

John Geldard, discussing dry stone walling

W.R. Mitchell and  John Geldard of Malham discuss the ancient art of dry stone walling.

In this segment John Geldard (JG) describes to W.R. Mitchell (WRM) the different qualities of gritstone and limestone and how to ensure a stone wall has a good foundation.

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