Cobblestone construction for farm buildings
Cobblestones, broken by the forces of nature into handy sizes and somewhat rounded by long exposure to rain, snow and frost, are abundant in many parts of Missouri and offer many advantages for use in farm building contruction.
Table of Contents
Cobblestone construction for farm buildings. Selecting the rock ; Laying out the foundation ; Footings and foundation walls ; Construction of the cobblestone walls ; Building an insulated wall ; Mixing the concrete for the walls ; Laying up the wall ; Wall thickness ; Exterior finish ; Reinforcing ; Curing ; Other construction details