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Redland Quarry

Redland Quarry

Artist: Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus

Medium: Ink wash on paper

Date: 1788

Shelfmark: Additional MS 15540

Item number: f. 222

Length: 186

Width: 265

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Manuscript

Stone had been quarried in this area from prehistoric times. This quarry would have been a major supplier of stone to the construction industry in Bristol and the surrounding areas during the 18th century.

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