Take a Detailed Look at the Practice of Drystone Retaining Wall ConstructionDrystone retaining walls make very efficient use of local materials, and sit comfortably in their environment. They make an important contribution to heritage and to the character of the landscape, and are loved by many people who value the skill and ingenuity that has gone
Introduction. An introduction to the behaviour of simple earth retaining structures. Behaviour of drystone retaining structures. Analysis and design. Construction. Assessment. Design charts - to enable initial sizing. References.