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Portland Ferry

Portland Ferry

Artist: Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus

Medium: Ink wash on paper

Date: 1790

Shelfmark: Additional MS 15537

Item number: f.192

Length: 18.2

Width: 26.2

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Manuscript

This spot has long been the crossing point between Wyke Regis and the Isle of Portland. In the early 19th century a bridge was finally erected here, thus making the journey between Isle and "mainland" much easier.

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