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Quarrying of Stones: Its Methods, Selection of Site .

(i) Selection of Method for quarrying: At present, quarrying can be done either by manual methods or by machines. The method has to be chosen right in the beginning. The cho will depend upon the size of the quarry, the nature of the rock and the demand for building stones.

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Author: Inamullah Khan

Quarrying Methods - Stone Quarries and Beyond

(Quarrying methods used in Maine and Massachusetts coastline granite quarries circa 1891) “An East Shore Granite Quarry” circa Jan. 10, 1891 How Stone is Quarried and Prepared for Building Purposes (May 1873) The Manufacturer and Builder , Vol. 5, Issue 5, May 1873, pg. 112.

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Quarrying of Stones for Construction Works -Site Selection .