Dorset Quarry

Location: Dorset
Tag(s): Industry
Historical Category: Natural History
Video Date: 07/20/17

Marble has been quarried in Dorset since 1785. Marble was used locally, but also sent to Washington, DC, New York City and Montreal. The quarry closed after a century of use and is now a popular swimming hole.

This Place in History is produced in partnership by Local 22 & Local 44 ( and the Vermont Historical Society.

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