Gallery - Quarries
Providing 43,000 tonnes of broken rock for Forestry Commission tracks.
Glensanda Super Quarry
Blasting around 7.5million tons of Granite a year Glensanda is one of the largest quarries in Europe.
Based on the banks of Loch Linnhe in the West of Scotland the site is only accessible by boat with exports going to Amsterdam, Hamburg, Rostock and Poland as well as the Isle of Grain in the Thames Estury.
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Situated in North Lanarkshire Croy is a Dolerite Quarry providing around 360,000 tonnes of rock per year/