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Sandstone Center of the World by James Hieb
  

Sandstone Center of the World

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Sandstone Center of the World by James Hieb

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 www.quarrytown.net

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Publication date

30th May 2007

Author

James Hieb

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Publisher

Quarrytown.net Publishing

Format

Paperback
124 pages

Categories

History

ISBN

9780615146539

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