Gilmerton Quarry

Engraving  -  1780

Engraving of Gilmerton Quarry - 1780

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Young, Moredun, Edinburgh


Gilmerton Quarry


Thank you to Archie Young for allowing me to reproduce this old engraving of Gilmerton Quarry.  Archie tells me that

Archie wrote:

"This engraving comes from a book published around the mid-1800s.  You can see a worker hacking away at the stone with a bar of some kind."

Archie Young, Moredun, Edinburgh:  April 11, 2008