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Slate : Roofing Slate

The slates of Britain come in a variety of forms, the best known being the Welsh Slates, but there are also the Cornish Slates, the Westmorland green Slates as well as the various Stone Slates from around the country. A number of slates with similar qualities are now being imported from around the world.

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Companies supplying goods or services for Slate : Roofing Slate
Cembrit Limited, 57 Kellner Road, London SE28 0AX
Tel 020 8301 8900
Cembrit sell a range of roofing products including traditional materials such natural slates from Britiain and abroad, and Cedar shingles.
Cupa Pizarras
45 Moray Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BQ Scotland
Tel 01312 25 31 11
Producing slate since 1892, Cupa Pizarras is the world leader in natural slate. They extracts a wide range of natural slates from 16 different Spanish quarries, available in multiple shapes and sizes. CUPA PIZARRAS' commitment to sustainability has led them to develop innovative products such as THERMOSLATEŽ, the first natural slate solar thermal collector in the world combining renewable energies and total architectural integration; or CupacladŽ, slate cladding systems enabling the construction of efficient and ecological facades.
Burlington Slate & Stone, Telephone 01229 889 661 Website:
Delabole Slate, Telephone 01840 212242 Website:
Greaves Welsh Slate Company Ltd, Llechwedd Slate Mines Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd. North Wales LL41 3NB Telephone 01766 830 522 Fax 01766 830711 Website:
Mill Hill Quarries Ltd, Telephone 01822 612786 Website:
Spanish Slate Quarries Ltd, Telephone Website:
Welsh Slate, Telephone Website: