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First published in 1887, Fences, Gates, and Bridges is an instructional guide to the best ways to build a variety of fences, gates, hedges, bridges, and culverts. The section on fences boasts a wealth of information on building various types of fences, including rail, composite, garden, board, and picket. It also explores how to construct an effective barbed wire fence, how to use a stone wall to reinforce a wooden fence, and highlights the pros of building portable fences. Fences, Gates, and Bridges is a classic manual for anyone who wants to build their own structures for their farm, large property, or quaint backyard.

192 pages, illustrated

Publication Details

  • Published: 1999
  • Publisher: Lyons Press
  • ISBN-10: 1558218890
  • Dewey Decimal: 631.27
  • ECHO Library: 631.27 MAR