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Adams Marble Quarry, Adams, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° 38' 30'' North , 73° 7' 9'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km

(Now part of the Specialty Mineral Co. quarry - in a knoll just west of the main quarry. See under that name.)
This is the only true "quarry" in the complex of the Specialty Mineral Company holdings in Adams. Historically it is the oldest of the open cuts and pits in the complex, having been worked for dimension stone from the early 1800s to the mid-1900s. It is cut into the highest ridge of marble overlooking the company's holdings, standing high and proud for all these years.

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