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Roadshows, mail-outs and many more site visits

May 13, 20134:10 pmNovember 10, 2015 3:53 pm

Its been a busy month with the Building Stones team. With – as the post title suggests – a heady mix of public events, letter writing and reconnaissance of the two counties’ innumerable lovely towns and villages. Beth has been presiding over a Herculean effort to make contact with the 500-or-so of you who asked […]

Old Quarry Face, Forelands Grove, Hill Top, Bromsgrove

Bromsgrove Sandstone

January 1, 201312:00 pmMay 26, 2016 9:11 am

Red and grey, sometimes mottled, Triassic Sandstones from the Bromsgrove Sandstone Formation quarried in the Rock Hill and Hill Top areas of Bromsgrove. Used locally mainly for large boundary walls it was most probably exported and is used across the county. Several other sandstones from the same geological formation are used as building stones including […]