Dholpur Red Sandstone
Dholpus Red sandstone is most famously mined from a place located in Dholpur. In ancient times, this sandstone was widely used in the construction of building monuments, forts, temples, and even Havelis. Dholpur Red is also known as the Agra Red because of the famous and captivating Red Fort and the majestic Agra Fort where this sandstone was used in lots. From itself, it is evident that this stone has a red texture. It receives its texture due to the presence of the iron oxides in it. The Dholpur red Sandstone can be used in a variety of applications such as flooring, roofing, paving, wall cladding, and stone sills. Its resistance to saline water, durability, toughness make it an excellent choice for construction.