quarry faces stones basalt

  • Excalibur Mineral Corporation - Recent List

    This is a selection from several of our recent catalogs with full descriptions. For the latest lists, see our Current Catalog page; ourRare Species pages provide an alphabetical and locality list of offerings from the past several years only.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Geological and Mineralogical Glossary Dictionary

    Geological and Mineralogical Glossary Dictionary Terminology Geology Mineralogy Rocks Minerals Crystals Formations Types Optical Properties Volcanic

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Prehistoric Construction Techniques - Ancient-Wisdom

    A look at some common construction techniques from around the ancient world

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • All OUGS Events

    All OUGS Events. All OUGS events are open to OUGS members from all Branches. Non-members are also welcome to attend events, but there will usually be a small additional charge to cover insurance and OUGS members will be given priority if …

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Paving Expert - AJ McCormack and Son - Setts, Cubes …

    A look at the various types of sett paving used in Britain, their uses, colours and finishes with links to construction details and suppliers

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • The Pyramids of Egypt - Crystalinks

    The Pyramids of Egypt. By the beginning of the First Dynasty, if not earlier, the mound of sand and rubble heaped on top of a grave, perhaps initially as a marker, had become associated with the primordial mound of creation.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • FLYING SAUCERS HAVE LANDED - universe-people

    FLYING SAUCERS HAVE LANDED . DESMOND LESLIE and GEORGE ADAMSKI . 1957. 2006 . . PRINTING HISTORY. First Published T. Werner Laurie in 1953

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • species gallery - Lichen

    Species names have been updated and follow The Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland (2009) or more recent changes. Number of species illustrated = 788 species in 237 genera (776 lichens and 12 parasites).

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • County Antrim - selected monuments - Irish Megaliths

    ~ About 500 metres WNW (D 252 112) is a good male-and-female pair of basalt stones visible from the by-road to the S.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Sculpture - Materials | Britannica.com

    Sculpture - Materials: Any material that can be shaped in three dimensions can be used sculpturally. Certain materials, by virtue of their structural and aesthetic properties and their availability, have proved especially suitable.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Project Stone Australia – Current Stock > Natural Stone ...

    A beautiful granite from Angola with a very unique grain structure. There are 2 varieties of this stone. Deep chocolate and black grains, medium to large in size, with variable reflective qualities depending on the type.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Easter Island Statues – moai | Chile Culture

    The moai are upright, humanlike figures with large heads and stylized angular faces, prominent noses, ears and lips, most of them have hollow eye sockets which were once filled with white coral and red stones.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • The Pyramids of Egypt - Crystalinks

    The Pyramids of Egypt. By the beginning of the First Dynasty, if not earlier, the mound of sand and rubble heaped on top of a grave, perhaps initially as a marker, had become associated with the primordial mound of creation.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • The Quartz Page: Quartz as a Rock-Forming Mineral

    The largest amount of quartz is contained in igneous rocks, in particular in so-called granitoids, granites and related rocks.When one talks about the Earth's crust as a whole, volcanic rocks are more common at the surface than granitoids, because that encompasses the oceanic crust that is largely made of basalt and gabbro.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • How did Egyptians build the Great Pyramid - World …

    To the best of my knowledge no-one has ever fully explained how stones, weighing over two or three tonnes, could be dragged or hoisted hundreds of feet into the air and then placed in position with such incredible precision?

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Excalibur Mineral Corporation - Recent List

    This is a selection from several of our recent catalogs with full descriptions. For the latest lists, see our Current Catalog page; ourRare Species pages provide an alphabetical and locality list of offerings from the past several years only.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Easter Island Statues – moai | Chile Culture

    The moai are upright, humanlike figures with large heads and stylized angular faces, prominent noses, ears and lips, most of them have hollow eye sockets which were once filled with white coral and red stones.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Holyrood Park - Wikipedia

    The cliffs are formed from steep dolerite and columnar basalt and have a long history of rock climbing on their faces starting from the earliest days of the sport. Harold Raeburn was brought up nearby, and became the leading climber of the Scottish Mountaineering Club not long after he joined it in 1896.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Sculpture - Materials | Britannica.com

    Sculpture - Materials: Any material that can be shaped in three dimensions can be used sculpturally. Certain materials, by virtue of their structural and aesthetic properties and their availability, have proved especially suitable.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Paving Expert - AJ McCormack and Son - Setts, Cubes …

    A look at the various types of sett paving used in Britain, their uses, colours and finishes with links to construction details and suppliers

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • Holyrood Park - Wikipedia

    The cliffs are formed from steep dolerite and columnar basalt and have a long history of rock climbing on their faces starting from the earliest days of the sport. Harold Raeburn was brought up nearby, and became the leading climber of the Scottish Mountaineering Club not long after he joined it in 1896.

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • All OUGS Events

    All OUGS Events. All OUGS events are open to OUGS members from all Branches. Non-members are also welcome to attend events, but there will usually be a small additional charge to cover insurance and OUGS members will be given priority if …

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • GERTRUDE BELL: 'From Amurath to Amurath': the Near …

    Gertrude Bell's definitive journey through the Ottoman Empire from northern Syria to Iraq, a model of learned travel writing

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • species gallery - Lichen

    Species names have been updated and follow The Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland (2009) or more recent changes. Number of species illustrated = 788 species in 237 genera (776 lichens and 12 parasites).

    Get A Free Quote>>
  • How did Egyptians build the Great Pyramid - World …

    To the best of my knowledge no-one has ever fully explained how stones, weighing over two or three tonnes, could be dragged or hoisted hundreds of feet into the air and then placed in position with such incredible precision?

    Get A Free Quote>>