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Blockstone Purchase Park Lane Bathstone Mine

  • February 22, 2018
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Blockstone is pleased to announce that they have taken over the operation of Park Lane Bathstone Mine near Corsham in Wiltshire....

Carving in Cadeby Limestone

  • February 8, 2018
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Blockstone customer Alex Wenham is an award winning carver. Winner of the European Stone Festival three times, Alex has been using...

Cadeby Limestone Chosen for Elizabeth Tower

  • January 15, 2018
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Blockstone is pleased that the Cadeby Limestone has been chosen for refurbishment of the Elizabeth Tower – better known as the...

Cadeby in Historic Westminster

  • December 1, 2017
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Cadeby Bed 1 is currently being used on a historic restoration project in Westminster, London. The stone was chosen for its...

Donaldson’s School For The Deaf

  • October 30, 2017
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Scotch Buff sandstone has been chosen for use at the former Donaldson’s School for the Deaf. CALA Homes will be constructing...

Planning Extended on Ancaster Quarry

  • September 28, 2017
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Blockstone is very pleased to be able to report the successful extension to our Ancaster quarry in Lincolnshire. This historic quarry...

Peakmoor Block Now Available

  • August 15, 2017
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Following on from the planning announcement in April we are very pleased that quarrying operations have started and block is now...

Rescued Falcon Chicks

Blockstone were recently contacted by the RSPB to ask whether we were able to assist in rehoming two Peregrine Falcon chicks.  Sadly...

Blockstone Supply Cove Red Sandstone To Australia

It seems no distance is too far when a client wants the very best, and this was proven when Cove Red...

Peakmoor Quarry gains Planning for Extension

  • April 3, 2017
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Blockstone has secured substantial reserves in an extension to Peakmoor Quarry in Derbyshire. Peakmoor is a variable buff sandstone and available...