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Hudson River Bluestone

Submitted by Ed FitzGerald on Mon, 2014-11-24 10:08
Stone Type (Commercial): 
Description: 

A bluestone (argillaceous sandstone) that is quarried extensively near the Hudson River in New York for use as flagstone. Very hard sandstone. Difficult to tool. Takes a polish.

Quarry: 
Availability: 
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Geology
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Images

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Specimen ID
2014-059 Image of specimen in dry conditions. Finish: download image

Thin Sections

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Specimen ID Non-polarized Cross-polarized
2014-059 Specimen shown in non-polarized light.download image Specimen shown in cross-polarized light.download image

Quarry

NOTE: Quarry locations are approximate.

Grippy Quarry
Grippy Ln.
12193 Westerlo , New York
United States
42° 33' 35.64" N, 74° 4' 21.72" W
New York US

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