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Stone type: Granite
Color: Brown


Porphyritic farsundite belonging to the La Baie Granite. The granite is extracted from two quarries located northwest of La Baie, in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Region.

The first has been operated by Granicor since the beginning of 1960. The stone, available in rough blocks, is primarily used to produce cut-to-size panels, slabs, tiles, and curbstones.

The second has been operated by Polycor since the beginning of 1970. Uses for the stone include producing cut-to-size panels, slabs, and tiles.

Operators: Granicor inc.
  Polycor inc.

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