The MARBLE/marble Symposium has been sharing the art and joy of stone carving in a non-competitive culturally diverse atmosphere for over 30 years Participants of any age and experience level are welcome from first-timers to pros Whatever your artistic style our instructors can help you achieve your vision Learn a variety of carving 6/8/2004In August of 2003 Polycor purchased the Georgia Marble Co one of the oldest and longest running stone quarrying operations in the U S Now with both the Georgia Marble/Dimension Stone and Colorado Yule Marble operations under the Polycor umbrella two of the most historic stone suppliers in the U S are part of the same organization

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Marble is a Statutory Town in Gunnison County Colorado United States The population was 131 at the 2010 census The town of Marble was first incorporated in 1899 Marble remains a statutory town within the state of Colorado as of 2007 The town is the location of a historic Yule Marble quarry along the mountains that began operations in the

As of 2011 the quarry is owned and operated by Mr Enrico Luciani Originating from the Carrara Region of Italy his primary goal is to translate the tried-and-true tradition of the Italian Carrara methods to the Colorado Yule Marble Quarry Luciani's company R E D Graniti took over operations and ushered in the quarry's current mini-boom

A marble deposit was reported in 1882 in Gunnison County on Yule Creek although a producing quarry did not begin operations there until 1906 The outstanding quality of Yule marble made it the choice for use in the basement of the Colorado Capitol as well as numerous national monuments in the United States including the Washington Monument

3/22/2018THE STORY OF COLORADO YULE MARBLE AT MARTINCOONEY COM Part 1 1884 to 1900 Miners Turned Quarry Men As circumstances were to conspire it was miners not quarrymen who first recognized the commercial potential of what we now know as Colorado Yule Marble Colorado Yule Marble may be found only in the Yule Creek Valley three miles southeast


The following trailheads are accessible by car from the Quarry Road south of Marble Be cautious on the Quarry Road If the big white Yule Marble Quarry truck is coming down find a wide spot quick He will take the inside lane you MUST stop on the outside He may have 50 tons of marble on the back

The clean white marble deposits of the Yule Creek were first discovered in the late 1870's Minor quarrying occurred between that discovery and the early 1900s Major development occurred in 1905 when Col Channing Meek with some help from the Rockefellers raised $3 million to develop the Colorado Yule Marble Quarry

Today the quarry continues to ship its famous stone internationally Fishing is a popular pastime here Beaver Lake is good for rainbow and brook trout fishing while Yule Creek flowing through town and over glistening white marble supports plenty of cutthroats Following the creek south will also lead you to the Yule Marble Quarry

The MARBLE/marble Symposium has been sharing the art and joy of stone carving in a non-competitive culturally diverse atmosphere for over 30 years Participants of any age and experience level are welcome from first-timers to pros Whatever your artistic style our instructors can help you achieve your vision Learn a variety of carving

4/15/2016Marble Quarry Road is an difficult road you can hike run and mountain bike to the Yule Marble Quarry gate This is a 3 1 mile dirt road in Marble CO More information about the Yule Marble Quarry can be found at: Colorado Stone Quarries – Colorado Yule Marble Quarry Marble Tourism Association – Yule Marble Quarry

10/1/2014Perched high in the Rocky Mountains is the Colorado Yule marble quarry which is operated by Colorado Stone Quarries (CSQ) and owned by its parent company R E D Graniti S p A a leading stone producer based in the province of Massa-Carrara Italy Founded more than 140 years ago in Marble CO the quarry has a storied past Since the beginning it has gone through several ownerships

Kelley Cox/Post IndependentKimberly Perrin administrative manager of the Yule marble quarry in Marble gives Post Independent reporter John Colson a tour of the massive marble quarry The area is backlit by one of four portals into the underground quarry which produces snow white marble

Marble Colorado is the home of the Yule Marble Quarry Marble from this quarry was used to construct the Lincoln Memorial in 1914 Also in Washington DC marble from the Yule Marble Quarry was used for the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in 1930 The Crystal

The Colorado Yule Marble Quarry near Marble Colorado

Jul 31 2012 - The Colorado Yule Marble Quarry near Marble Colorado Yule marble is Colorado's official state rock You cannot visit the actual quarry as it is underground and there's that whole safety thing You can see the marble throughout the Lincoln National Memorial in Washington DC #colorado

Nestled in the small town of Marble surrounded by towering pines and 13 000 ft peaks this completely remodeled 1905 home is updated with all the amenities of comfort and joy! Deer are daily visitors and the bears have been known to visit occasionally as well -- nature surrounds you!

Marble Bar Belly up to our Marble Bar cut from a nine-ton block of Yule Quarry Marble – the very same stone you will find at the Lincoln Memorial Did you know Abe was the only American President who worked as a bartender? The Marble Bar is the place to experience Carbondale's hip social scene in a casual atmosphere

5/1/2016S tefano Mazzucchelli quarry master at the Pride of America quarry is big and friendly and when he talks he leans in close gesticulating grandly with his hands "This no good " he says in halting thickly accented English as he points to what appears to be perfectly good marble "This " he says turning me to face a different wall and pursing his fingers together to emphasize the

Colorado Yule is a kind of white marble quarried in United States This stone is especially good for Exterior - Interior wall and floor applications monuments countertops mosaic fountains pool and and other design projects It also called Valley Gold Vein Marble Colorado White Marble Colorado Yule White Marble Colorado Yule Lincoln Marble

The Colorado Yule Marble Quarry is unique in that it sits at 9 000' feet above sea level just outside of Marble Colorado USA and is completely landlocked This presentation of select images from the past 12 years marks the first time any of them have been made available to the general public

Those on the west being the John Osgood quarry (pit-type started in the early 1890s) and the present day quarry started in 1905 by the Colorado Yule Marble Company inside the mountain The east side quarry started in 1904 by the Strauss brothers was quarried inside Whitehouse Mountain

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Around Town The town founded in 1899 is famous for the Yule Marble Quarry located at an elevation of 9 500-ft The quarry first discovered in the late 1870's produces a beautiful flawless white marble that was used to build the Lincoln Memorial in 1916 and the Tomb of the Unknown Solider in 1931