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Cornish granite

Cornish granite

its history, legends and modern uses : together with technical information for engineers, architects, builders, &c.

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Published by "Cornish Echo" Co. in Falmouth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • John Freeman, Sons & Co.,
  • Granite -- England -- Cornwall (County),
  • Granite industry and trade -- England

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn Freeman, Sons & Co.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p., [12] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19812600M

    The Lookout and Porthleven Cornish holidays go together. A year-old traditional Cornish granite fisherman’s cottage with stunning views overlooking Porthleven’s Outer Harbour and Mounts Bay. Two bedrooms, sleeps four. Off street parking for two cars. Wi Fi Lounge/diner upstairs enjoying panoramic views over the sea.   Work during the 18th and 19th centuries was unremittingly hard. Rock could be loosened by gunpowder, but first holes had to be drilled through the granite by hand. Much of the work was done by hand using pick and hammer, and often in wretched conditions. Cornish mines were notoriously wet, so the men were constantly working in damp clothing.

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