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Carnsew Granite Quarry (United Kingdom)


Currently Cornwall's largest inland quarry. Stone from here was taken out to the Fastnet reef off the south-western coast of Ireland for building the present lighthouse there.

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Carnsew Granite Quarry was served by:

Penryn Port

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All granite quarries in United Kingdom (SW)
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