Winter chipping and tree works

Winter chipping and tree works

Winter with the wood chipper. This month and the next 2 are the season to be carrying out major tree works and disturbances. As most trees are in their dormant phase in the winter, the sap has receded into the inner parts of the tree prior to new growth, the tree is less prone to […]

Why choose a dry stone wall?

Why choose a dry stone wall?

My latest finished piece in Bradwell, Derbyshire. This is a straight limestone wall with 2 water smoots (as the lane often floods and runs off into the neighbouring brook) and 4 wall heads incorporating a gateway. The stone was some of the last to be taken from the currently defunct Once a Week Quarry at Sheldon, it’s […]