Stone Use UK

How has stone been used in the past and how is stone currently quarried and used in the UK?

  • Timeline exploring the use of stone in the UK over time
  • UK case studies of Cites, towns and villages with their local character defined by stone
  • How is stone quarried currently?
  • Map exploring the locations of quarries and stone resources
  • Properties such as structural properties are outlined by stone type
  • Video analysing the poetic journey from the Walton quarry to the Liverpool Anglican Cathedral
  • What features of stone make it a beautiful material to work with?