Quinn Quarry

Quinn Quarry operated by widow after husband’s death

Quinn Quarry is on Winding Lane, about 200 yards west of South Grove Street. It is easy to find, but vegetation blocks a full view of its scenic lake from the road. William and Ma ...

City unveils Quarry Village

Even as the fate of the Big Gun Quarry property remains unresolved, the city is moving forward on a development plan for the adjacent Quinn Quarry. The city’s concept, which is ...

Irish community key to Rocklin's early growth

By Gary Day Special to the Placer Herald The U.S. Census of 1860 shows Irish immigrants were the largest ethnic group of Rocklin’s first Euro-American settlers. According t ...