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  Limestone Information | Business.com
View product surfaces, dimensions and prices for limestone and natural stone tiles, slabs and stones from this supply and export company.
Full service quarrier and supplier of limestone to US building projects.
Also includes general information about limestone, its makeup and uses.
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  Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Limestone   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Limestone may be crystalline, clastic, granular, or dense, depending on the method of formation.
Limestone is especially popular in architecture, and many landmarks around the world, especially in North America and Europe, are made primarily of the material.
Limestone is used as a facade on some skyscrapers, but only in thin plates for covering rather than solid blocks.
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Limestone is a sedimentary rock, mainly composed of mineral calcite.
The primary source of the calcite is usually marine organisms, which settle out of the water column and are deposited on the ocean floors as pelagic ooze (but see lysocline for information on calcite dissolution).
Bands of limestone emerge from the Earth's surface in often spectacular rocky outcrops and islands.
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 limestone - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Limestone is used as a flux in the extraction of iron, as an ingredient in Portland cement, as a source of lime (see calcium oxide), as a building stone, and for ornamentation.
Among the important varieties of limestone are marl, chalk, oolite, travertine, dolomite, and marble.
Gastropods and rostroconchs (Mollusca) from the Maxville Limestone (Upper Mississippian) in Ohio (1).
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 Limestone Magazine - Home
Ted Burford's book of selected poetry, previously published by us in paperback, is now available as a PDF (Portable Document Format) file.
This selection, a sizeable fraction of Ted's poetry, has been chosen and edited by his old literary and personal friend, Ron Taylor (Limestone Magazine's Editor) and put together with the help of his son-in-law, Trevor Burford-Reade (Limestone Magazine's Webmaster).
Design copyright © Limestone Magazine 1998 - 2004.
www.limestonemag.net   (207 words)

 Limestone Saints
Limestone improved to 2-0 on the season as the Knights open the dual match portion of their schedule 0-1.
CHARLESTON, S.C.— The Limestone College wrestling team defeated The Citadel (NCAA Division I) 25-16 on Wednesday afternoon at the McAlister Field House.
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