For more photos and information on this valuable and historic regional resource, visit the EWM post, The Historic Hudson-Chester Granite Quarry in Becket, Massachusetts.
|Cylindrical Tank ~ Hudson-Chester Quarry|
|Top of Stiff-armed Derrick ~ Hudson-Chester Quarry|
|Truck Cooling Fan ~ Hudson-Chester Quarry (Nathaniel Hemingway Photo)|
|Steel Cable ~ Hudson-Chester Quarry|
The Becket Land Trust welcomes volunteers and donations. To learn how you can help, visit http://www.becketlandtrust.org/
For more about Becket, Chester and mining in the Berkshires, check out the EWM posts, 'The Keystone Arch Bridges Trail: Magic in the Berkshire Mountains' and 'Map: Bird's-eye View of Chester, Mass., 1885.'
As always, thanks for stopping by and take care.