Dough mixing vats and millstones from Roman-era ruins of Volubilis were made from specific rock types that probably improved each tool’s function.
“There are wonders, everywhere, even when going for a hospital appointment!!!”
Orkney Islands Council’s purchase of stone to be shipped in from a quarry near Oban has been deemed ‘unsatisfactory’ in an internal audit of the scandal.
” it is environmentally unsound to instigate a stone supply chain that will increase our carbon footprint.”
“It’s tempting to think that, just maybe, OIC are importing stone from Oban ( yes, you read that right), to underline the ‘need’ to extend the quarry in Orkney”