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Wavy organic (Cryptozonic) bedding in Conococheague limestone. Location A 1, roadside quarry just north of Clear Spring. Williamsport quadrangle. Maryland. No date.
Categories: Image; Tags: Maryland Images, Quarries, photo print
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Schistose aporphyolite exposed in small quarry west of Bridgeport; schistosity dips south east. Adams County, Pennsylvania. 1927. Plate 1 in U.S. Geological Survey. Folio 225. 1929.
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Prince of Wales Island, Alaska. Quarry of El Capitan Marble Company. Wales district, Southeastern Alaska region. Circa 1912.
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Calder Island, Alaska. Wharf and quarry of Alaska marble Company on Prince of Wales Island. Taken in the rain. Circa 1912.
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Nephi Plaster Company Gypsum Quarry at entrance to Salt Creek Canyon, on the east edge of town of Nephi. Juab County, Utah. September 25, 1912.
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Working face of Dolese & Shepard quarry, northwest side. Gary, Cook County, Illinois. No date.
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Berkeley Glass Sand Company quarry, Berkeley Springs. Shows whiteness of Oriskany sandstone and friable character. West Virginia. May 1917.
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Massive-bedded dolomite in west face of Dolese & Shepard quarry. (Niagara) Dark material at top is weathered, brecciated rock. Hawthorne, Cook County, Illinois. No date.
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Near Cripple Creek, Virginia. . Abandoned Noble furnace on Francis Mill Creek opposite Pulaski Iron Company's limestone quarry. Charcoal was fuel formerly used at this furnace. Wythe County, Virginia. June 1, 1927.
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Conglomerate Limestone. Quarry 1/4 of a mile north of Stoner's Station, York and Wrightsville Railroad. York County. Pennsylvania. 1892.
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Waterloo Quartzite, Portland quarry ledge, south side of John O'Laughlin's south quarry, showing glaciated angle and surface of quartzite block. SE 1/4, sec. 33, T. 9 N., R. 13 E. Waterloo quadrangle, Dodge County, Wisconsin. September 1903.
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Sequoia National Park, California. Across the glaciated floor of Whitney Canyon, showing combined effects of quarrying and grinding. The glacier moved from left to right, approximately parallel to a set of vertical joints in the granite. Horizontal joints enabled the glacier to quarry out long slabs, but this quarrying proceeded slowly because of the scarcity of vertical cross joints. As a consequence, the glacier could grind and round off many of the slabs before tearing them out. Circa 1935. Figure 25, U.S. Geological Survey Professional paper 504-A.
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Panorama with image 445. Sexton's quarry, showing piles of waste rock suitable for crushing. Joliet, Will County, Illinois. No date.
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Black-rock Granite quarry, three miles northeast of Westport, Essex County, New York. 1890.
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Cement rock quarry in Milwaukee formation at Berthelet, just north of Milwaukee. Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. October 1899. Figure 13 in U.S. Geological Survey. Folio 140. 1906.
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Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Nebraska. Southeast down the draw from the Stenomylus quarry. The location is half a mile northwest down the draw, but the view is north. September 1, 1981.
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Panorama with image 773. Soderberg's granite quarry. Snohomish County. Index, Washington. No date.
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Ulrich fish quarry at Fossil, Wyoming, 9 miles west of Kemmerer. Visited by party of Senator Malcolm Wallop of Wyoming. Shirley Ulrich at center of picture. Senator Wallop behind Mrs. Ulrich in rust-colored anorak. Lincoln County, Wyoming. July 1984.


map background search result map search result map Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Nebraska. Southeast down the draw from the Stenomylus quarry. Sequoia National Park, California. Across the glaciated floor of Whitney Canyon, showing combined effects of quarrying and grinding. Sequoia National Park, California. Across the glaciated floor of Whitney Canyon, showing combined effects of quarrying and grinding. Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Nebraska. Southeast down the draw from the Stenomylus quarry.