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Sandstone Center of the World

by James Hieb

Sandstone Center of the World Synopsis

The Amherst (Lorain County, Ohio) region has long been known as the Sandstone Center of the World. Today the Cleveland Quarries Company are one of the leading sandstone quarriers in the nation. This book explores the rich history of quarry life, and the dozens of companies that quarried sandstone in Lorain County during the past 160 years. No place more dramatically portrays man's victory over nature. Includes 140 pictures, maps, and company logos. Additional sandstone & quarry history is available online at

Book Information

ISBN: 9780615146539
Publication date: 30th May 2007
Author: James Hieb
Publisher: Publishing
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 124 pages
Categories: History,

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