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Shrine of St Thomas Cantilupe, Hereford Cathedral

Building: 304

Shrine of Bishop later St Thomas Cantilupe, erected probably for his burial in 1287. Sandstone tomb chest, on the top a Purbeck slab.Sandstone on white limestone, on fossiliferous grey limestone St...

Worth Matravers Quarry

Quarry: 400

Purbeck marble from this quarry used in shafts on oolitic limestone pillars at east end of Worcester Cathedral from 1224 onwards. Transported by sea and river.