• Corncockle Quarry near Lockerbie

    Corncockle Quarry near Lockerbie This photograph is a view of the shear face of Corncockle Quarry at Lockerbie A steam crane is visible at the top of the cliff while a wooden bridge spans the flooded bottom 100 or so feet The Permian and Triassic sandstones of the Dumfries area particularly those from the quarries at Locharbriggs were

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  • BRE Test results

    2001 2 18 There are ample reserves and the quarry is opened as required to replenish stock levels currently 250 m 3 Petrography Corncockle is a pale red brown non calcareous fine to medium grained sandstone of Permian age with dark flecks and coarser laminae occurring occasionally Expected Durability and Performance

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    CORNCOCKLE

    2021 1 19 Scotland We quarry a wide range of high quality stone including buff stone from Northumberland and Durham Scottish Red Sandstone and Weardale self bedded paving and walling stone We cater for the needs of the domestic and commercial customer supplying stone to self build projects as well as city centre developments and renovations.

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  • Corncockle Quarry

    2021 9 17 Corncockle Quarry disused NAT OS 1 10 000 map 1980 Corncockle Quarry lies within a plantation to the NE of Templand village The red sandstone was worked from the first half of the 19th century and operations continued well into this century.

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  • Corncockle Sandstone

    Corncockle Sandstone Add to My Favourites Medium grained red sandstone This is a stone material Stone is a hard substance from the ground used for building or carving Dunhouse Quarry Co Ltd Main Contact Paul Allison Contact Address Cleatlam

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  • Corncockle Sandstone Rock Faced Walling and Rubble

    2021 8 3 Corncockle Quarry is near Lockerbie Bed thickness varies from 0.25 1 m and the quarry can supply blocks of up to 0.6 x 4 x 2 m There are ample reserves and the quarry is opened as required to replenish stock levels currently 250 m3 Corncockle sandstone appears to be a durable stone that will have moderate resistance to acid rain or

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  • RAILSCOT

    2020 5 9 Introduction This was 4 ft 8.5 in railway linking Corncockle Quarry a sandstone quarry providing stone for buildings in Glasgow to Nethercleugh station The line opened around 1884 and closed before the Second World War Corncockle Bridge is B listed due to the importance of the quarry to Glasgow The line had three locomotives unnamed of 1884 C.C.R of 1885 and Urmston of 1888.

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    Read January 1.

    2021 3 17 impressed on Sandstone in the Quarry of Corncockle Muir in Dumfriesshire By the Rev HENR Y DUNCAN D.D Minister of Ruthwell Read January 1 1828J A HE sandstone quarr ofy Corncockle Mui is situater d between the rivers Anna ann d Kinnel about a mile and half above their confluence and no quitt e three miles fro th towme onf Loch

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  • Sandstone quarry sources for Edinburgh s buildings

    2021 9 28 Binny Sandstone West Lothian Oil Shale Formation Corncockle Lochmaben Dumfries Galloway NY 086 870 Corncockle Sandstone Formation Active Onyx Contractors Corsehill Annan Dumfries Galloway NY 206 700 St Bees Sandstone Formation Active Onyx Contractors Cragg Bellingham Cumbria NY 820 850 Scremerston Coal Group England

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  • RAILSCOT

    2019 9 30 Corncockle Quarry Served by the Corncockle Quarry Co Ltd Description This was a sandstone quarry operated by Corncockle Quarry Co Ltd providing stone for buildings in Glasgow It was served by a railway from Nethercleugh station The line closed before the Second World War The nearbyto the north eastCorncockle Bridge is B listed.

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  • Blockstone Sawn Section

    Corncockle is a red brown non calcareous fine to medium grained sandstone of the Permian age with darker flecks and coarser laminae occurring occasionally Density typically 2 132 kg/m3 Water Absorption 5.7 View Data Sheet

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  • Corncockle Quarry

    2021 9 25 Corncockle Quarry You may copy display store and make derivative works for personal use or use solely within an educational institution by staff and students under these conditions the ScotlandsPlaces website is attributed there is no commercial use or sale and no public distribution for example by hand email or web Alternative

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  • Corncockle Sandstone Quarry information and photos

    Corncockle Quarry lies within a plantation to the NE of Templand village NY08NE 39 The red sandstone was worked from the first half of the 19th century and

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  • Corncockle Sandstone

    Corncockle Sandstone is a kind of red sandstone quarried in United Kingdom This stone is especially good for Pavers veneer quoins coping/caps curbs sills/lintels drain grates columns slabs cobblestone and other design projects Corncockle Sandstone can be processed into Sawn Cut Sanded Rockfaced Sandblasted Bushhammered Tumbled Thermalled Natural Cleft Weatheredge and so on.

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  • The Fresh and the Salt

    Corncockle quarry near Dumfries became famous for its slabs of sandstone imprinted with the fossil footprints of reptiles studied and collected by Ruthwell s Rev Henry Duncan who also reconstructed the extraordinary 8th century Ruthwell Cross see images below .

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