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New England's Famed Stone Walls in Demand

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New England's Famed Stone Walls in Demand

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New England's Famed Stone Walls in Demand

New England's Famed Stone Walls in Demand

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The weathered stone walls crisscrossing New England's landscape are disappearing. Not only are thieves taking some stones, but homeowners are also selling some. Demand is so high that ads are often in newspapers. The walls are remnants of an agricultural past.

Lucy Nalpathanchil reports from WNPR.

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