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A large quantity of top-grade salvaged Yorkstone flags

Uplifted from the Longwall Quad at Magdalen College, Oxford

the pavement in random courses with good weathering and lichen growth, excellent flag sizes,

Dimensions: 61cm (24") Wide, 8cm (3¼") Thick, representative flagstone size: nb Random sizes = Not uniform
Stock code: 42477

This wonderful batch of Yorkstone paving was laid in the Longwall Quad at Magdalen in the 1920's to a scheme by Giles Gilbert Scott. Preliminary work to the Quad is now underway prior to the building of a new Library extension. The Longwall itself has been under-pinned and extensive archeology has un-earthed at least 60 medieval skeletons (in a cemetary distinct from the Jewish cemetary that was on the site of the botanic gardens) and foundations to what was once a hospital. 

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