Forest Pennant Site Visit

April 12, 201312:07 pmNovember 10, 2015 3:44 pm

Royal Forest Pennant QuarryYesterday Beth and Kate spent a wonderful morning with Nick from Forest Pennant Natural Stone Products, in the Forest of Dean (www.forestpennant.com).  We had a tour of the Stone Yard and saw the local stone being turned from 10 tonne blocks into sheets, stones, and sculptures by the highly skilled workforce.  This was followed by an exciting visit to their quarry to see the stone in its natural setting.  The variety of colours was amazing, it was great to see the whole process from quarry to product and Kate even managed to find a few fossil tree ferns.

We want to thank everyone for being so friendly and showing us round and look forward to working with Forest Pennant again in the future.

Written by Elliot Carter

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