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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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Having recently undergone an extensive refurbishment programme, including a new exhibition area on the unique history of Nant Gwrtheyrn and a period quarryman's cottage, the centre was recently opened by Wales First Minister Carwyn Jones.
A charming 19thcentury former quarryman's cottage whose highlights include a cosy sitting room with log burner and beamed ceiling, two double bedrooms - one of which has French doors leading onto an open verandah - and a luxury bathroom on the first floor.
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