New Plinth for Studley Royal’s Dying Gladiator

An outstanding large plinth has been fabricated from Cadeby bed 4 one of Blockstone’s limestone quarries for Studley Royal UNESCO World Heritage Site and the National Trust. The plinth measuring was installed by Rupert Harris Conservation from London. It is on the site of the original plinth where The Dying Gladiator, a statue that has […]

Quarrying in August

The new chain saw arrived early August and was immediately put to work developing the new tiered area in the Cadeby Quarry. The results have been extremely positive with the output of large clean block being well in excess of 30m3 per day. We believe that Cadeby is now arguably the largest dimensional Limestone quarry […]