Letter: In a nutshell

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The Independent Online
From Mr Peter Hurcomb

Sir: Duff Hart-Davis's conundrum over finding walnut shells within his walls (Weekend: 18 November) may be explained by the use (so I have been told) of nutshells as insulation by builders even during relatively recent times. As a chartered architect, I have seen them in Victorian construction.

Yours faithfully,

Peter Hurcomb

Bandar Seri Begawan


22 November