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An open excavation or pit from which stone is obtained by digging, cutting, or blasting.

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Image for Aggregate Industries Haughmond Hill Quarryview gallery

NWNW18.3 km

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Active QuarriesAggregate Industries Haughmond Hill Quarry

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The most valuable rock quarried from Haughmond Hill by Aggregate Industries is a hard grey rock called Grey Wacke which is pronounced Grey Whacky. The stone is crushed on site and made into tarmac for roads.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member markandlynn

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/8/2011

last visited: never

Image for Alrewas Quarry - Alrewas, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, UK.view gallery

EE50.9 km

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Active QuarriesAlrewas Quarry - Alrewas, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, UK.

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Alrewas Quarry is operated by Tarmac and is located on Croxall Road, in Alrewas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/9/2018

last visited: never

Image for Horseshoe Pass Quarry, Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wales, UKview gallery

NWNW67.1 km

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Active QuarriesHorseshoe Pass Quarry, Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wales, UK

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The Horseshoe Pass quarry is at the top of the Horseshoe Pass in Denbighshire is an active quarry obtaining aggrigate slate for construction, roofing and gift production.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ddraig Ddu

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/24/2013

last visited: never

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EE82.6 km

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Active QuarriesCroft Quarry - Croft, Leicestershire

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It is local tradition that the parish stone pit at Croft, known as the Clevis, was originally a first-century Roman granite quarry used in the construction of the foundations and bridges of the Fosse Way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/2/2015

last visited: 7/5/2018

Image for Limestone Quarry - Llanddulas Wales UKview gallery

NWNW108.5 km

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Active QuarriesLimestone Quarry - Llanddulas Wales UK

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Llanddulas Limestone Quarry Company situated near the town of Llandulas it exports limestone worldwide. The quarry first opened in the early 1800’s it has a conveyor belt system to deliver the limestone to ships in a specially made jetty.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 2/14/2008

last visited: never

Image for Pant Quarry - St Brides Major - Bridgend, Wales.view gallery

SWSW149.5 km

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Active QuarriesPant Quarry - St Brides Major - Bridgend, Wales.

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One of many Tarmac, locations and Quarries in the South Wales area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2012

last visited: 10/25/2012

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SS155.5 km

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Active QuarriesHalecombe Quarry

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Producer of roadstones

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Warminster Wanderers

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/9/2005

last visited: 2/17/2017

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