Granite Worker, Robert Silver, dressing Granite Setts in his wooden Shelter (known as Skaithies).Sclattie Quarry in the 1920s. Sclattie Quarry, Bankfoot, Bucksburn – Now an Industrial Estate – Sclattie appears from very early times to have been a place of note, and many references are to be found as to its Mansion House, which stood at what is now the back of the Quarry.
The largest quarry in New Hampshire is in the center of Rattlesnake Hill, just outside the state capital, Concord. Swenson Granite Company was established in 1883 and today is headed by the fifth generation of the Swenson family, brothers Kevin and Kurt. Quarrying granite is .