Grants Stream - the quarry for pier stone

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Comments (2)

Francis Vallance on May 4, 2010

Hi Bruce , was that quarry for the Oamaru Pier?

Bruce Comfort on May 5, 2010

no - stone for the aqueduct piers (support columns) was quarried here - see other pics for the aqueduct. That makes the last one to see now and I have seen all the tunnels and walked through one! (the shortest as I'm really no use underground!)


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  • Uploaded on May 4, 2010
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works
    by Bruce Comfort
    • Camera: OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD X300,D565Z,C450Z
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/100)
    • Focal Length: 5.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.700
    • ISO Speed: ISO50
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash