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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 Croft Quarry - Croft, Leicestershireview gallery

NENE42.5 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

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NN52.8 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 Hanson Earls Barton Quarry - Grendon Road, Whiston, Northamptonshire, UKview gallery

EE59.4 km

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Active QuarriesHanson Earls Barton Quarry - Grendon Road, Whiston, Northamptonshire, UK

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This quarry site is part of the Hanson group and is the Earls Barton division.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/24/2008

last visited: 4/12/2010

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NWNW88.7 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

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SWSW127.9 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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