Skip to main content

Rights Managed > Historic England > Industry > Extraction

Greatgate Quarry JLP01_08_054189

Greatgate Quarry JLP01_08_054189


Please Click On A License Option

Including museum use in video or interactive displays

A catalogue accompanying a museum exhibition

Non-retail leaflet or booklet accompanying a museum exhibtion

Website use at 72ppi up to 800x600 pixels

Exhibition, catalogue, non-retail promotional literature, interactive display and 800x600 pixel 72ppi website use accompanying a temporary exhibition

Exhibition, catalogue, non-retail promotional literature, interactive display and 800x600 pixel 72ppi website use accompanying a temporary exhibition

One-off use

Books, Magazines and Newspapers

Per programme/title for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.) for period purchased.

per title, or webpage

All media now known or hereafter devised, per title

One Edition (printed and electronic) of a specific book title, magazine / newspaper issue number.

Per specific book title.

One Edition (printed and electronic) of a specific book title, magazine / newspaper issue number.

One Edition (printed and electronic) of a specific book title, magazine / newspaper issue number.

Per specific book title.

Per specific book title.

Per specific book title.

World rights, all languages for 5 years from this date

World rights, all languages for 10 years from this date

World rights, all languages in perpetuity

World rights, all languages including for TV, DVD, Video, web broadcast, download, listings, web and magazine articles and books for 5 years from this date.

World rights, all languages including for TV, DVD, Video, web broadcast, download, listings, web and magazine articles and books for 10 years from this date.

World rights, all languages including for TV, DVD, Video, web broadcast, download, listings, web and magazine articles and books in perpetuity.

Includes print media and online publication

Per programme/title: One country, one language for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.) for period purchased.

Per programme/title: World rights, all languages for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.) for period purchased.

Per programme/title: One country, one language for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.).

Per programme/title: One country, one language for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.).

Per programme/title: One country, one language for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.).

Per programme/title: World rights, all languages for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.).

Per programme/title: World rights, all languages for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.).

Per programme/title: World rights, all languages for broadcast and other transmission media. (inc. TV, DVD, Video, web streaming, download, etc.).

Additional Information

Filename: jlp01_08_051489.jpg

Size: 5256 x 5204 (7.0MB)

Date: 2nd November 2021

Source: Historic England

Credit: A© Historic England Archive. Joh

Copyright Status: Copyrighted Work

Source: Historic England Archive

Owner URL: https://images.historicenglandservices.org.uk/

© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection

We accept all major credit cards


Image Downloads
Photo Prints
Jigsaw Puzzles
Poster Prints
Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Metal Prints
Home Decor


Historic England

Historic England Photo Prints and Wall Art

Greatgate Quarry JLP01_08_054189

GREATGATE QUARRY, CROXDEN, EAST STAFFORDSHIRE. A view over Park Quarry in Great Gate showing workers quarrying sandstone for the construction of Coventry Cathedral.
30, 000 tonnes of rose red sandstone was supplied by this quarry, owned by Stanton and Bettany Ltd, and another close by called Fieldings Quarry

Historic England is the public body that champions and protects England's historic places

Media ID 24017307

© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection

Machinery People Quarry Stone Work


FEATURES IN THESE COLLECTIONS

> Industry > Engineering and Construction > Coventry Cathedral

> Industry > Extraction


EDITORS COMMENTS
This print captures the essence of hard work and dedication at Greatgate Quarry in Croxden, East Staffordshire. The image showcases a panoramic view over Park Quarry, where workers are seen tirelessly quarrying sandstone for the construction of Coventry Cathedral. Owned by Stanton and Bettany Ltd, along with another nearby quarry called Fieldings Quarry, this site played a crucial role in supplying 30,000 tonnes of exquisite rose red sandstone for the cathedral's construction. The sheer magnitude of this undertaking is evident as machinery hums in the background while people meticulously carry out their tasks. The scene exudes an atmosphere of industry and craftsmanship as workers skillfully extract stone from the earth. Their efforts contribute to the creation of one of England's most iconic landmarks - Coventry Cathedral. This photograph not only documents a significant moment in history but also pays homage to the unwavering commitment and expertise displayed by these individuals. It serves as a reminder that behind every grand architectural masterpiece lies countless hours of laborious work carried out by dedicated hands. Preserved within Historic England Archive, this image stands as a testament to human ingenuity and determination throughout time.

MADE IN THE USA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

FREE COLORIZATION SERVICE
You can choose advanced AI Colorization for this picture at no extra charge!

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Basket.

lightbox add My Lightbox




Related Images


Greatgate Quarry JLP01_08_054186
Greatgate Quarry JLP01_08_054186
Lindisfarne Priory Stone J870087
Lindisfarne Priory Stone J870087
Private View at the Royal Academy, London, 1902
Private View at the Royal Academy, London, 1902
A street in Old Biskra, Southern Algeria
A street in Old Biskra, Southern Algeria
Granite power house, Barre, Vermont, USA
Granite power house, Barre, Vermont, USA
Granite Quarry, New Hampshire, USA - Chanelling
Granite Quarry, New Hampshire, USA - Chanelling
The waterfront at Oura, Nagasaki, Japan, c. 1880 s
The waterfront at Oura, Nagasaki, Japan, c. 1880 s
Out of the garage JLP01_01_117_33
Out of the garage JLP01_01_117_33
Concrete play area JLP01_08_075900
Concrete play area JLP01_08_075900
Guildhall library JLP01_09_772401
Guildhall library JLP01_09_772401
Undercroft DP248410
Undercroft DP248410
Lighthouse DP248872
Lighthouse DP248872