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Uses of Globigerina Limestone

Due to its softness it has been ideal for building purposes for a very long time. This means that it can be quarried easily. This rock is also sometimes used for sculpture again due to its softness and manageability.

Below: The two uses of Globigerina Limestone; as a building material and for sculpture. Photo of a well and a staircase taken in the Auberge of England in Birgu.

An old well in Birgu