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QUARRY. A place whence stones are dug for the purpose of being employed in building, making roads, and the like.
     2. When a farm is let with an open quarry, the tenant may, when not restrained by his contract, take out the stone, but he has no right to open new quarries. Vide Mines. Waste.

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All ceramic, porcelain and quarry tile work as per drawings and specs Include any required floor prep
Their quarry tiles have been manufactured from natural Welsh clay reserves at Ruabon since 1878.
Quarry Tile uses glass dust supplied by TriVitro Corporation, Kent, Wash.
Tenders are invited for Quarry Tile natural unglazed surface stain and standard slip resistant top finish.
There is an entance lobby with quarry tile floor, a spacious lounge with open fire recess and sash windows, a good sized breakfasting kitchen, three bedrooms, including the master which has an en suite, and a bathroom.
Racenelli project manager Bob Latuga said the new adult home features an exterior insulation finish system (EIFS), Fypon moldings, drywall, acoustical ceilings and quarry tile flooring.
He suffered a fractured skull when his head hit the quarry tile floor and died six weeks later.
Photo: Hearth extensions angle from cornerfireplace to form stairs, seating, and windowsill, all surfaced in quarry tile
Flowing stairway elements, embellished with quarry tile, and exposed balconies with painted French doors and painted wrought iron balustrade will create interest to second level spaces.