Building Stone Walls
by John Vivian
Garden Way Publishing Book, Pownal, Vermont, 05261, Ninth Printing, 1987,
Building Stone Walls tells you all you need to know to build your own sturdy walls.
Carefully detailed, clear drawings show the techniques to follow – and how to avoid problems.
Fences for Pasture and Garden
By Gail Damerow
The fencing bible for the 90’s – a complete guide to choosing, planning, and building today’s best fences. Types of fences include wire, rail, electric, high-tension, temporary, woven, and snow. Chapters on gates and trellises.
Fences, Gates and Bridges and How to Make Them
by George A. Martin
An instructive guide to the best methods of building an incredible variety of these devices for all regions and weather conditions. Written in 1990, this book is a functional pocket manual as well as a testament to American ingenuity, born out of necessity and practicality. The section on fences boasts an impressive medley of materials and designs,including the zigzag fence, the cheap and portable barbed-wire fence, and as ampling of sod and stone fences. The second segment of the book includes instruction on making and setting posts, as well as the construction and installation of swinging gates, sliding gates, pulley gates, and more. The third and final section consists of information on a number of bridges, depicting a wide selection of them designed for crossing gullies and culverts, as well as ornamental bridges for gardens and walkways.