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New images of the BGS Building Stone Collection have been published.
Radyr Stone was produced from a number of quarries in Cardiff. Take a geological walk to see a quarry and spot the stone's use in the city.
The distinctive, warm honey-coloured building stone known as Hamstone, quarried from Ham Hill in Somerset, has a long history of use dating back as far as Roman times.
Alabaster from Penarth in Wales is a decorative stone used inside many buildings in the area. Find out more about its origin.