Fordington, Dorchester, Dorset, England
Harvesting Barley on Conygar Hill with Maiden Castle in the background
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From the Collection
Watercolour mounted on page 2 of H.J. Moule "Dorset Vol.7". Three carts each being pulled by two horse are being loaded with barley by ten labourers, Maiden Castle is visible in the distance. Inscriptions: [on image bottom left] "Aug 22.98" / [on mount bottom middle] "Barley-carrying, on Coneygar Hill, Maiden Castle in distance".