Stony Creek granite

Country of origin           U.S.

Water Absorption          0.19 %

Density 163.1 pounds/square foot

Compressive Strength   23,124 psi

Modulus of Rupture       1,686 psi

Flexural Strength           1,383 psi

This Stone of the Month supplied by Stony Creek Quarry Corporation, Branford, CT. Technical details provide a frame of reference only.  Because stone is a product of nature, testing to determine specific physical qualities should be repeated for each project. To submit your own Stone of the Month, send a high-resolution digital image, along with the relevant technical data, to