If Keith is any indication, Tenino sandstone will continue to be one of the premier Washington state building stones. For more information on the Tenino quarries, there is an excellent article by geo-historian Dave Knoblach in the July 1999 issue of Washington Geology .
Quarries and Mines. Clark County ... The most active quarries – Livingston Mountain, Yacolt Mountain Top, and Daybreak Quarry – have been issued CUPs. Clark County Code Enforcement works with quarry operators and state and local regulatory agencies to ensure mines and quarries are compliant with all applicable codes, laws and CUPs. Resource Links. Surface Mining Overlay District - Clark ...
This quarry is located in Washington State on 58 acres and has 2.5 million tons of alluvial till gravel that is permitted for approximately 20 years. The material is river gravel and sand, 6 inch minus. Price to include 100,000 pound scale. Asking $550,000.... More at DealStream.com
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The basalt knolls in which the quarries were worked are Grande Ronde basalt of the Columbia River Basalts . These flows are massive fissure lava flows which covered much of Idaho, Washington State, and Oregon between 17 and 5.5 million years ago.
1.25 miles off I-5 in Washington State. This pit is 54 acres with 20 acres permitted, which can be expanded, at a depth of 50 feet. The owner/operator has only taken top soil off of this property so the rock has never been mined. The permitted reserves would exceed 1.5... More at DealStream.com