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 Posted: Mon Jul 31st, 2017 02:55 am
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oztrainz



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Hi Brian,
First, welcome to Freerails.
The Library of Congress site is one you should have a look at especially the HABS/HAER/HALS area see http://www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/hh/ and type "Granite Quarry" into the Search field - turned up 111 entries for me. :bg:

The higher level picture search for all photographic collections at the Library Of Congress website http://www.loc.gov/pictures/collections/ and the same search terms turned up another 40+ photos. 

Be inventive with your search terms - try granite quarrying, slate quarrying, Maine quarrying, Vermont quarrying, granite loading, granite block, quarry crane, quarry machinery, etc.  

If you get lucky the HAER area might have plans...have a closer look at the entries returned. check out the left-hand panel Photos appear first then, plans, other documents

That ought to keep you out of mischief for a while ;)



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John Garaty
Unanderra in oz
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