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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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Quarriers said it was fully committed to supporting its 28 staff and 37 young people.
To find out more about the scheme, go to quarriers.org.uk/services/adultfamily-placement/ or call 0141 954 1010.
"Quarriers made such a difference, providing a listening ear as well as practical help with financial support, accessing benefits and independent living.
Mr Ross said: "I was delighted to be able to visit Quarriers as part of Carers Week, particularly as they have just celebrated 10 years of working with carers in Moray.
Sandi Downing, project manager at Quarriers Carer Support Service, highlighted the importance of the organisation.
Now in its sixth year, the appeal enables Quarriers to organise memorable excursions for the children and young people it supports across the country.
During opening statements to the inquiry in October, Quarriers and Aberlour apologised to anyone who may have suffered at their hands.
The inquiry, which has cost [pounds sterling]17.7 million to date, is currently hearing evidence relating to alleged historical abuse at institutions run by Quarriers, Aberlour and Barnardo's.
And if you feel you have these qualities then you could consider becoming a support worker for Quarriers Glasgow, who is recruiting for projects throughout the city.
19 September 2016 - Canada-based equity company TorQuest Partners has partnered with Quebec-based natural stone producer Polycor, Inc., in its merger with granite quarriers and manufacturers Swenson Granite and its wholly owned subsidiary Rock of Ages, the company said.
The royal couple will visit the Quarriers Stopover project and talk to two of the residents, who are currently on a work experience exchange trip to Holland.
The company also announced that it is supporting a charity dedicated to helping those affected by epilepsy, the Quarriers Scottish Epilepsy Centre (SEC).