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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook: Area reports: domestic 1978-79
Year 1978-79, Volume 2 (1978-1979)

White, Doss H., Jr.
Rhode Island,   pp. 465-468 PDF (339.8 KB)

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Table 5.—Rhode Island: Crushed stone' sold or used by producers,
(Thousand short tons and thousand dollars) 
 1977 1978 1979 
Use Quantity Value Quantity Value Quantity Value 
Concreteaggregate r23  W 27  W 33 W 
Bituminousaggregate 108 W 110 W 34 W 
Macadamaggregate 6 22 --- -- -— 
Dense-graded roadbase stone 21 W W W W W 
Riprap and jetty stone W W 29 W 14 47 
Railroadballast —— —— 1 W ——
Filterstone 10 W 54 W 41 W 
Otheruses2 46 1,217 41 1,316 104 1,101 
Total3 274 1,238 300 1,316 249 1,148 
TBovisad. W Withheld to avoid disclosing company proprietary data; included
with "Other uses." 
' Includes limestone, granite, and other stone. 
2lncludes stone used in agricultural limestone, surface treatment aggregate
(1978), other construction aggregate and roadstone(1979), flux stone, other
ifilers or extenders, roofing granules, fill (1977), and data indicated by
symbol W. 
3Data may not add to totals shown because of independent rounding. 
Table 6.—Principal producers 
Commodity and company Address Type of activity County 
Sand and gravel: 
 A. Cardi Construction Co., Inc  451 Arnold Rd. Pit Kent.  Coventry, RI 02816
J.H.Lynch&Sons,Inc Box325 Pit Providence. 
  Ashton, RI 02816 MaterialServices,Inc GreenvilleRd. Pit Do.  North Smithfield,
RI 02895 V. J. Paolino Construction Co -  Box 383 Pit Do.  Slatersville,
RI 02876 Rhode Island Sand & Gravel Co., Kilvert St. Pit Kent. 
   Inc. Warwick, RI 02886  RiverSand&GrivelCo 22lBenedictSt. Pit
Pawtucket, RI 02864  South County Sand & Gravel Co., North Rd. Pit
Do.   Inc. Peace Dale, RI 02878  TascaSand&GravelCo Boxll3,RFD4 Pit
Esmond, RI 02917Stone:  Granite and other stone:    M. A. Gammino Construc
875 Phenix Ave. Quarry   Do.      tion Co. Cranston, RI 02840    GeraldT.
Kidd, Inc 67RiversideDr. ~~do Newport. Tiverton, RI 02878    Peckham Bros.
Co., Inc - -  Box 193 - - - do   Do. Newport, RI 02840  Limestone, crushed:
   The Conklin Limestone Co., RFD1 ~_do Providence.      inc. Lincoln, RI

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