My Pet Rock Gideon The Gabbro
By: Nathan Mendes
- Aggregate, fill etc. in the construction and roading industries.
- Cut and polished for dimension stone (called black granite.)
- For building facings, foyers etc.
- Facing stone
- Sea Defenses
- Flooring and worktops
- Monumental stone
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Flexible Learning website: htps://flexiblelearning.auckland.ac.nz/