(Plainfield, MA) — Three arrests have been made in the vandalism of a historic stone kiln in the woods of Plainfield. Last month vandals severely damaged the oldest flagstone charcoal kiln in New England, built around 1870. Arrested were Leon Tuthill Junior of Plainfield, and Alexander Miller and Cody Jobst [[ johbst ]] of Ashfield. Police say the three started a fire and partially dismantled the kiln to celebrate Tuthill’s 21st birthday.
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