lime rock

lime rock

A natural, consolidated or partially consolidated form of limestone; mostly of calcium carbonate, but containing some silica.
References in classic literature ?
Through their veil Archer caught the glint of the Lime Rock, with its white-washed turret and the tiny house in which the heroic light-house keeper, Ida Lewis, was living her last venerable years.
Beyond the grey bastions of Fort Adams a long-drawn sunset was splintering up into a thousand fires, and the radiance caught the sail of a catboat as it beat out through the channel between the Lime Rock and the shore.
Shouldn't I know if she came up behind me, I wonder?" he mused; and suddenly he said to himself: "If she doesn't turn before that sail crosses the Lime Rock light I'll go back."
It slid before the Lime Rock, blotted out Ida Lewis's little house, and passed across the turret in which the light was hung.
The growth capital investment from Lime Rock Partners marks a continued commitment from the ITS Board of Directors to build on the company's track record of profitable growth and expansion.
On August 15, at the Lime Rock Motor Sports Park in Lime Rock, Conn., an exciting new opportunity was opened to people with disabilities.
EDINBURGH racer Robin Liddell recovered to claim third place in the sixth round of the Grand-Am GT Championship at Lime Rock, Connecticut.
Vantage Energy LLC, a private oil and gas company headquartered in Denver, today announced equity commitments of $470 million from an investment group consisting of Quantum Energy Partners, Carlyle/Riverstone and Lime Rock Partners.
A commercial project in downtown North LiMe Rock tipped the scales at $950,000.
We're in a new BMW M5 tearing down the straightaway at the Lime Rock racetrack in Connecticut.
The Hernando County residents have signed petitions to replace their lime rock roads with asphalt.
The largest crowd ever for the Van Wezel's popular Friday Fest--4,000 people in all--gathered along the hall's bayfront to enjoy food, drink, arts and crafts and a great sunset--but mostly to move and groove to that old lime rock 'n' roll, courtesy of Rick the Trickster.