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Jul 20, 2004· The former France Stone Co. quarry in Sylvania Township has been part of a British firm since 1991. Enlarge. For more than a decade, a British building materials firm has owned the former France Stone Co., a quarrying company that was one of Toledo''s oldest businesses.
Caen stone - Wikipedia
Caen stone, is a light creamy-yellow Jurassic limestone quarried in north-western France near the city of Caen. The limestone is a fine grained oolitic limestone formed in shallow water lagoons in the Bathonian Age about 167 million years ago. The stone is homogeneous, and therefore suitable for carving.