Quarries of the Meuse valley (Namurois and Dinantais)

Project: Research

Project Details

Description

Constitution of a historic atlas of the quarries of limestone of the Meuse valley mosane. This atlas will contain a historic documentation extracted from archives, with the names of the owners and the operator of quarry, the business network, the transformation and the operator of the stone. The envisaged period goes of XII to XVIII century.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/09/06 → …

Keywords

  • heritage conservation
  • art technology
  • Stones
  • quarry
  • professions by the stone
  • prosopography
  • marbles