After banging a shin on the low stone wall that encircles the flagstone patio, I finally reached the back door.
The coast of Caithness abounds in outstanding pillars and obelisks of flagstone.
The only seaport of importance in the county, it has a considerable export trade in peat fuel, extensive fisheries, and flagstone quarries; while general fairs, horse fairs and annual agricultural shows are held.
Color, texture, especially on the walls, terra cotta or flagstone tile flooring.
There are marbles in Osage and other counties, shell marble in Montgomery county, white limestone in Chase county, a valuable bandera flagstone and hydraulic cement rock near Fort Scott, &c. The limestones produced in 1908 were valued at $403,176 and the sandstones at $67,950.