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At the surface of the quarry

At the surface of the quarry Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information


Two men stand at the base of a derrick, with marble blocks seemingly haphazardly stacked around a large hole. Each block is numbered and the channels of the drill are scored into many. Smoke rises from a building nearby, possibly providing the steam to run the hoist. The village of Locust Grove appears in the distance.


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H. A. Zech

Joanne and Gary May

Collection Location:
Keedysville, Md.

Original Size:
28 x 33 cms

Quarries and quarrying, Maryland; Marble, Maryland; Washington County (Md.), history

Washington County (Md.), 1900-1950

Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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