Original stone trade vintage catalog for GRANITE RAILWAY COMPANY. Main office was located at 1245 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA. Quarriers of syenite stone, composed of quartz, feldspar and hornblende. ... (more) 18.75 Available from:

Granite Railway Company 1931 Vintage Catalog Stone Quarriers Syenite

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Granite Railway Company 1931 Vintage Catalog Stone Quarriers Syenite

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Original stone trade vintage catalog for GRANITE RAILWAY COMPANY. Main office was located at 1245 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA. Quarriers of syenite stone, composed of quartz, feldspar and hornblende. Every block is closely examined, and any that is not perfect in color and texture is discarded. Used in the Bunker Hill Monument, Boston, MA, The Parker House, and Minot's Ledge Light in Boston Harbor, MA. Photo by W.A. Bradford. Also shown is the Gateway to the Quarry, and on the left, part of the original first railway in America. Unbound from a large 1931 architectural catalog, this unique old one page technical brochure would display fantastic matted and framed. Nice graphics. A fabulous addition to your retro stone library.
Category: Stone Catalogs
Product Code: ze654
Brand:: Granite Railway Company
Availability: In Stock
Dimensions: 11in  x  8in
Pages: 1
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