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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary

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Kids at the quarry

Iron pin left in the quarry stone

Iron pin left in the quarry stone

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Swan's Island Educational Society

One of Swan's Island's 3-5 grade students points out an iron pin wedged in the granite at Baird's Quarry. This is one of many remnants of the past industry on the island. Note the other pin located to the left along the same crack in the stone.

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