Madera County, California GenWeb
Gateway to Yosemite
Exact Center of California

Home - E-Mail


McGilvray Quarry at Knowles
Raymond Granite Company
a division of
Cold Spring Granite Company


Visit to the McGilvray Granite Quarry in 1998 with many links HERE.


Pub. by Mrs. Philips Raymond Hotel


Click photos to enlarge

Panorama of the Quarry from old postcard



McGilvray Store and Bunkhouse
Raymond Granite Company





McGilvray Quarry circa 1908

Back Row: Dottie Dennis (?), Hazel Kenney

Middle Row: Unknown, Unknown, Clara Armsdon Fletcher, Henry Fletcher, Minnie Kennedy, Unknown, Unknown

Front: James Kenney*


*James Kenney born 1869 in Placer County, CA, son of Irish parents Michael and Celia Kenney.

He was married to Minnie with children Elmer and Hazel Kenney (photo with Rip Rap). Clara Armsdon's mother was a Kenney.


                    Last update: January 26, 2010
                   Return to Madera County Home Page, E-mail Comments.