White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

Koelga settlement is famous for its marble quarry – one of the largest in the world and the largest in Russia.

White Marble of Koelga

Way to the quarry

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

“Koelga Marble” JSC.

White Marble of Koelga

“To defenders of Motherland from grateful descendants”

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

Inside the pit it’s much warmer than outside, cause white marble reflects sun rays pretty much good.

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White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

BelAZ trucks work here

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

Marble extraction looks like archaelogical excavations

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

They work on Sundays too

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

Someone lives nearby

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

Koelga village

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

Marble blocks as the bridge supports

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

White Marble of Koelga

Location: Koelga, the Chelyabinsk region

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4 thoughts on “White Marble of Koelga”

  1. the best quality white marble of the world is the Greek Penteli white marble -(is the one the acropolis and ancient statues was made) . Unfortunately the site has close for eco reasons.

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