Longpré Meuse limestone

Calcaire de Meuse dit de Longpré
Calcaire de Meuse dit de Longpré

Also known as / varieties
Longpré stone, Meuse stone, Calcaire de Meuse dit de Longpré.

Extraction zone
Valley of Mehaigne, province of Liège.

Mineralogical composition
Calcite > 99 %.

Maximum dimensions of rough blocks
Length 2,5 m; width 1,5 m; thickness 1,5 m.

Minimum thickness for application
2 cm.

Surface treatment
Split, sbattu, striated, bush-hammered, sclypé, combed, chiseled, old cut, sawn, grinded, honed, polished.

Common applications

Outside : rubble stone, floor tile, paving stone, dressed stone, sill, thin cladding, wall coping, border, window and door sill, stair, rockfill.

Inside : floor tile, stair, lining, skirting, counter top, all the applications for marblework, dressing and sculpture.

Quarries

Chaussée de Wavre 332,
4520 Wanze

Tel. +32 (0)85 71 12 87

Fax +32 (0)85 71 30 92

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