Massachuetts Hornfels-Braintree Slate Quarry

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Milton, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Massachuetts Hornfels-Braintree Slate Quarry is located in Norfolk County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Thursday September 25, 1980. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Manufacturing Facility, Extractive Facility. Massachuetts Hornfels-Braintree Slate Quarry was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Industry, Prehistoric.

Massachuetts Hornfels-Braintree Slate Quarry Information

Other Name: Blue Hills and Neponset River Reservations MRA
Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: Middle Archaic, Late Woodland
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1825, 1894, 1907
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

Massachuetts Hornfels-Braintree Slate Quarry Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 630
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Milton Historic Locations Norfolk County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations