Granite quarry in barre, vermont

Rock of Ages owns and operates quarries to supply its craftsmen with the best quality stone for their creations. With quality as our primary objective, we have gathered the most uniquely remarkable materials which exceed the industry’s most stringent criteria. Each block is carefully inspected to meet the highest quality standards. Only the best will end up with the Rock of Ages seal of approval.

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Cambrian Black®

Cambrian Black® is the only solid black granite quarried in North America. This coarse grained granite with a natural sparkle comes from one of our company owned and operated quarries. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Cambrian Black

Steeled finish

Cambrian Black

Polished finish

Jet Black

Jet Black is the finest solid black granite available. This exceptional granite has been carefully selected for its outstanding natural dark colour and quality. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments.

Steeled finish

Polished finish

Brits Blue

Brits Blue is the finest medium-grained black granite available. This exceptional granite has been carefully selected for its outstanding natural dark colour and quality. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Midnight Black

Steeled finish

Midnight Black

Polished finish

Gem Mist

Gem Mist is the best fine-grained mist granite available. This exceptional granite has been carefully selected for its outstanding natural dark colour and quality and comes from one of our company owned and operated quarries. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Black mist

Steeled finish

Black mist

Polished finish

Laurentian Green

Laurentian Green granite, company owned, with its natural jade colour and distinctive grain, is selected for its natural beauty and outstanding colour. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments.

Steeled finish

Laurentian Green

Polished finish

Dark Barre®

Dark Barre® granite, company owned, is the finest grey, monumental granite quarried in the world. Perfect in every way with a consistent fine grain, this granite polishes to a mirror-like finish and has excellent contrast when carved and lettered. This classic granite has been the standard of the memorial industry since 1885, and it simply has no peers. Our Dark Barre granite has been carefully selected for its outstanding, deep natural colour and quality as well as for its consistent, fine-grained appearance.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Blue gray

Steeled finish

Polished finish

Stanstead Grey®

Stanstead Grey® granite is quarried in Stanstead, Quebec. This is a light to medium grey granite, with a medium and coarse grain. This granite is highly consistent in colour. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments and columbaria.

Stanstead Grey

Steeled finish

Stanstead Grey

Polished finish

Light Barre

Light Barre granite is a rich lovely colour and pure in texture with a beauty that is unaffected by heat, colour, moisture or passing years. The quarry that it comes from is owned by the company. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Steeled finish

Medium Gray

Polished finish

White Cherokee Marble

White Cherokee Marble, company owned, has been carefully selected for its outstanding natural white colour and quality of veining. It is the finest choice for those who want a white stone and prefer marble over granite for their memorial tribute. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour. The fine grain of the marble allows it to be carved and lettered with excellent contrast.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Steeled finish

White cherokee

Polished finish

Bethel White®

Bethel White®, company owned, displays a flawless, even grain and purity of colour that truly makes it the most prized in the world. It is the “gold standard” that all other white granites must measure up to. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Bethel White Natural

Steeled finish

Bethel White polished

Polished finish

Canadian Mahogany

Canadian Mahogany is a medium-grained, rich brown granite sourced from Ontario, Canada. Carefully selected for its natural beauty, Canadian Mahogany provides a well-balanced contrast when carved and lettered. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Steeled finish

Canadian Mahogany

Polished finish

Scarlet Red

Scarlet Red granite is the best red granite available outside North America. This exceptional granite has been carefully selected for its outstanding natural red colour and quality. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments.

Crimson red

Steeled finish

Crimson red

Polished finish

American Red

American Red is the finest American-quarried red granite available. The exceptional granite has been carefully selected for its outstanding natural dark red colour and quality. Known for the natural contrast achieved when it is carved and lettered, this granite is quarried in Wisconsin. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Steeled finish

American Red

Polished finish

Mountain Rose

Mountain Rose is a pinkish-rose coloured granite, which when polished, achieves a bright rose hued finish. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Wild rose

Steeled finish

Polished finish

Laurentian Pink®

Laurentian Pink® granite has a fine grain which allows it to be delicately carved and lettered. There is an excellent contrast between the polish and the steeled surfaces. This exceptional granite is company owned and has been carefully selected for its outstanding natural deep-rose colour and quality. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments.

Steeled finish

Laurentian Rose

Polished finish

Salisbury Pink®

Salisbury Pink® is a rose-hued granite available from our company-owned quarries. The granite has been carefully selected for its outstanding natural light rose colour and quality. No artificial or temporary colour agents or finishing materials have been used to achieve its natural colour.

Recommended applications:
Monuments, mausoleums, civic memorials and columbaria.

Steeled finish

Polished finish

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