Which Names are Given to the Jura Grey Limestone?

The Jura Grey is a variation of the well-known Jura Beige limestone. This grey coloured limestone is extracted in the same quarries as the Jura Beige, but is a less known limestone.

However, the Jura Grey has been gaining a lot of market recently, mainly due to the help of its beige sister, but also for its beautiful looks and raising demand for grey coloured stones. Today, the Jura Grey limestone is known as different names. We try to resume here some of the most relevant commercial names for this grey limestone:

– Grey Blue or Blue Grey: This name originates from the colour that the Jura Grey may present. In addition to the grey colour, it may also have some slight bits of blue. Therefore, the name Grey Blue.

– Polar Blue: A reference to the sober colour of the Jura Grey limestone. Due to its icy and calm colour, it can also be referred as Polar Blue.

– Silver: A commercial name for the Jura Grey limestone. The Silver is also named after some small fragments with a silver colour that the Jura Grey might contain.

Jura Grey Limestone Blocks

Jura Grey Limestone Quarry

 

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