Flagstaff Quarry, Penmon, Anglesey

Crusher House, Flagstaff Quarry

Date

25 September 2010
Location

Trwyn-du, Penmon, Anglesey

SH 63437 80625 53.30489°N, 4.05089°W

Further Information

Flagstaff Quarry was one of the Penmon limestone quarries owned by the Bulkeley family. Penmon limestone was used in the construction of a number of local landmark structures, such as Beaumaris Castle, Caernarfon Castle, Menai Suspension Bridge and the Britannia Bridge, as well as some a little further away, such as Birmingham Town Hall.

Flagstaff Quarry (Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales)

Crusher House, Flagstaff Quarry


Lime Kilns, Flagstaff Quarry


Crusher House and Storage Bins, Flagstaff Quarry

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