stone slate

stone slate

Thin-bedded stone slabbing or flagging, irregular in size and shape, usually limestone or sandstone; used as rough shingling on a roof; separates along its bedding, unlike true slate, which is a metamorphic rock that splits along its cleavage.
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Warsaw hosts Iran-Poland Friendship Symbol, Qassemi said, advising Polish officials to pay a visit to the stone slate, which has been set up to honor the two countries' shared past.
The properties at Park Farm will be built in Yorkshire stone with stone slate roofing and softwood double glazed units.
Typical signs of failure are nail fatigue, where the heads of metal fixings shear off or, if you have a stone slate roof, the pegs that secure the tiles can suffer timber decay, causing the slates to slip.
The coaches have their own hydrotherapy pool, made from green stone slate, and flanked by bathroom mirrors featuring built-in TVs, more than 250 of which are sprinkled throughout the complex.
More than 1,700 sq m of dark blue grey riven stone slate from Welsh//Slate's Cwt-y-Bugail quarry in Snowdonia is due to be installed between now and May.
More than 1,700 sq m of dark blue grey riven stone slate from the Cwt-y-Bugail quarry in Snowdonia is due to be installed between now and May.
The grand entrance hallway has a vaulted ceiling, an oak spindled staircase and stunning stone slate flooring, the lounge an open fire with brick and stone slate hearth and rich oak flooring.
All recipients received engraved stone slate award sdesigned by Paul and Anne Martin of Sunflower Slate in Tatamagouche, N.S.
It is the town's clubs I opt for on a Friday night, where I perfect my salsa dance moves on the stone slate floors of a Latin fiesta club.
The eight, four and five bedroom properties will be constructed in Yorkshire Stone with stone slate roofing and softwood double glazed units.
"The work predominately involved replacing and updating the lead on the roof of the castle and encapsulating the stone slate, so that it complemented the fabric of the building.