In 1693 slate was first quarried in the Ballachulish Slate Quarry (only a year after the Glencoe massacre took place nearby). By the early 1700s this had developed into a major slate quarrying operation which continued for over 250 years until 1955, when the quarry closed.[url]http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail/HV1645-001/Hulton-Archive[/url]
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Ballachulish Slate Quarry belongs to the Central Scotland region.