BLUE BANGOR SLATE

BLUE BANGOR SLATE
This slate was quarried from the Cambrian rock in North Wales that includes manny quarries in Bangor. It can vary from dark heather, deep purple and plum red in colour.
Bangor is a small coastal city in North West Wales. These slates have a long association with Ireland especially going back to the 19th & 20th centruries.
Well known buildings coverd by Bangor slates are Ross Castle, Killarney, Co Kerry, Portumna Castle, Co Galway and Strokestown house, Co Roscommon.