A lot of the old houses in New England have dry-stone cellars. The old house I lived in there had one (my ex still lives in it). I don't know how they moved some of those big boulders -- probably with a team of oxen, since the house was built before the Civil War.
Abe Connally wrote:anyone know how to make the gabion baskets? Like what are the minimum requirements ( I assume chicken wire won't work)?