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The Lower Cove Grindstone Quarries (Research Note) (1985)


The Lower Cove quarries in Nova Scotia furnished sandstone suitable for use as grindstones from c1800-1918. Documentary evidence has been combined with a recent site survey to reconstruct the technology of grindstone manufacturing.

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Authors & Contributors
Zilberstein, Anya
Ritvo, Harriet
Joanne Ryan
Thurston H. G. Hahn
Donald G. Hunter
Reynolds, Andrew
IA. The Journal of the Society for Industrial Archeology
Scientia Canadensis: Journal of the History of Canadian Science, Technology, and Medicine
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
Royal Commission on the Ancient
Pennsylvania State University Press
Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales
Industrial archaeology
Steam Engines
Historic preservation
Historic sites
Industrial Heritage
United States
Nova Scotia
Great Britain
Pennsylvania (U.S.)
19th century
20th century
18th century
21st century
17th century
20th century, early
West Point Foundry
Betchworth Lime Works
Michigan Technological University
Kingston Pump House Steam Museum

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