Barre Granite

Image shows a tall, triangular gray stone surrounded by grass and trees

Detailed Description

Granite is an igneous rock that we’ve used for building materials for thousands of years. It’s name comes from the Latin word “granum,” meaning “grain,” which refers to the grains of quartz and feldspar that define granite. This one is from the Barre formation in Vermont.

Details

Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Reston, VA, US