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Bluestone vs. Sarsen

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Main Difference

The main difference between Bluestone and Sarsen is that the Bluestone is a cultural or commercial name for a number of dimension or building stone varieties and Sarsen is a type of sandstone block found in the United Kingdom

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  • Bluestone (noun)

    A form of dolerite which appears blue when wet or freshly broken.

  • Bluestone (noun)

    Any of several massive Stonehenge.

  • Bluestone (noun)

    A feldspathic sandstone in the U.S.

  • Bluestone (noun)

    A form of limestone native to the Shenandoah Valley

  • Bluestone (noun)

    A basalt or olivine basalt.

  • Bluestone (noun)

    Slate from quarries in or near Adelaide.

  • Sarsen (noun)

    Any of various blocks of sandstone found in various locations in southern England.

    "greywether|Saracen's stone|Saracen stone|Sarsden stone|sarsen stone"

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  • Bluestone (noun)

    Blue vitriol.

  • Bluestone (noun)

    A grayish blue building stone, as that commonly used in the eastern United States.

  • Sarsen (noun)

    One of the large sandstone blocks scattered over the English chalk downs; - called also sarsen stone, and Druid stone.

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