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Categories & Keywords

Category:Architecture and Structures
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Kentucky, aging, architecture, history, old, rock, rough, slave walls, stone, stonewall, structure, surface, texture, wall, weathered
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Dimensions5616 x 3744
Original file size3.9 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Rock Wall

Rock Wall

Rock walls, commonly called "slave walls" are all over the Central Kentucky area. There are more rock fences in the Kentucky than any place in the USA. In central Kentucky only 5-10%of these 19th century rock fences built by Irish Immigrant stonemasons still stand.