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Following the First World War, the demand for stone for construction purposes declined. New building materials such as steel and concrete emerged. More economical than stone, these new materials threatened the future of stone quarries. The quarry was eventually forced to close.

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Titre de l'évènement: 
The closure of the quarry
Date clé: 
1935
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Date affichée: 
1935
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