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Fleur de Lys Soapstone Quarry: general information

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Fleur de Lys Soapstone Quarry

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  • Type of destination: National Historic Site
  • Location of destination: Canada - Newfoundland and Labrador
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Evidence of prehistoric soapstone mining is found here.
Extensive scars on the soapstone cliffs in Fleur de Lys indicate centuries of quarrying activities and give you a fine example of how the early Native people mined soapstone.
Interpretation centre and museum on site.
More info on Prehistoric Soapstone Mining and the paper:
Contributions to the study of the Dorset Palaeo-Eskomos.  
Evidence of prehistoric soapstone mining is found here.
Extensive scars on the soapstone cliffs in Fleur de Lys indicate centuries of quarrying activities and give you a fine example of how the early Native people mined soapstone.
Interpretation centre and museum on site.
More info on Prehistoric Soapstone Mining and the paper:
Contributions to the study of the Dorset Palaeo-Eskomos.  

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