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Bocabec black ‘granite’: sample from McGrattan & Sons

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Colour image of black rock with H. McCRATTAN & SONS engraved
Bocabec black ‘granite’: sample from McGrattan & Sons. Devonian. Bocabec, New Brunswick. Collector: unknown. New Brunswick Museum (NBME 1103). Image width 28 cm. In the late 1800s New Brunswick red and black ‘granite from St. George was one of the best-known decorative stones in North America. Black ‘granite’ (gabbro) was not as popular as the red varieties quarried near St. George.