New England soapstone quarries for countertops, soapstone sinks, and general construction in historic New England.

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Soapstone Quarries in New England

Soapstone (also called soap stone or steatite) is a popular building stone, often used for counter-tops, wash basins, and old-fashioned soapstone sinks. Valuable soapstone quarries have been worked in New England since the early nineteenth century at the following localities:

Soapstone Quarries in New Hampshire

Soapstone Quarries in Vermont

Soapstone Quarries in Massachusetts