it is all about the tools.
We forgot sometimes how crucial is the transport of stone. Even more by looking in the past do we see the way the sites were organised.
The men of the Stone use to have a special vocabulary to talk about the moving of stone, codes and gesture to make the shifting of MARBLE, PORTLAND STONE more efficient. Some historians like John Fitchen have wrote extensively about the building of cathedral and civil building. Unfortunately, the art as it is one of stone moving would be still very useful especially when moving stone steps for our cantilever staircase or stone stair.