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Fulborne

Fulborne

Artist: Gardner Senr., Richard

Medium: Watercolour

Date: 1780

Shelfmark: K Top Vol. 8

Item number: 87

Length: 28.3

Width: 45

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Topographical Drawing

View of farming buildings at Fulbourne, a village 5 miles from Cambridge. Much of the land in the parish was low lying, marshy and needed draining. The chief crops were wheat and barley. A well known local landmark was the windmill, the outline of which can just be seen in the background.

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