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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The inquiry heard how Troy, whose identity is protected for legal reasons, stayed at Quarriers during the week before returning to his family at the weekend.
has completed its merger with Indiana, US-based dimensional limestone quarrier Indiana Limestone Company (ILCO), the company said.
Rock of Ages is the largest integrated granite quarrier and manufacturer of finished granite memorials in North America.
He is also still considering whether to launch a bid for Midland limestone quarrier Breedon, in which the group bought a 7.25 per cent stake in January and February.
Under the guidance of his kind-hearted employer, whose daughter he later married, Quarrier became a devout Christian.
Earlier the inquiry heard from "Matt", who said a contraption designed to stop him wetting the bed had taken "chunks" out of his flesh while a resident at Quarrier's Village in the 1940s.
The acquired business, which is based in Oolitic, Indiana, is considered to be the biggest limestone quarrier and fabricator in North America.
US granite quarrier and producer Rock of Ages Corp (NASDAQ:ROAC) said Thursday that its takeover by local sector firm Swenson Granite Company is now finalised and the companya[euro](tm)s class A common stock is no longer trading on the Nasdaq Global Market.
Tule, a Milford resident, has rejoined the firm's Corporate Department after more than 10 years serving as a business executive and inside general counsel at WPI Group Inc., a Manchester provider of diagnostic tools for commercial vehicles, and Concord-based quarrier Rock of Ages.
ONE in four people allegedly abused at Quarrier's Village children's home claims they told staff.
Former bus driver Wilson preyed on girls in care at Quarrier's Children's Village in Bridge of Weir, Renfrewshire, where his late wife worked.