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The tree and resting-place on Leigh Down

The tree and resting-place on Leigh Down

Artist: Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus

Medium: Ink wash on paper

Date: 1788

Shelfmark: Additional MS 15547

Item number: f.69

Genre: Manuscript

This tree and resting-place is situated on the top of the ascent to the northern camp on the Somerset Downs, close to Abbotsleigh and near Bristol, in Gloucestershire. Called Abbotsleigh Camp, it is a triangular Iron Age earthwork enclosing seven acres.

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