Be Creatively Inspired

​If you’ve created an image, story or poetry inspired by this material, we’d love to see it! Why not get in touch? See below for some examples.

I’ve been inspired by Heavitree Stone…

In which case, please do get in touch!

You are welcome to send us text and photos of any of your creative inspirations (jpg,png,pdf formats, max 5mb). Please do confirm whether you are happy for us to share them on our website and social media, or whether they are for our eyes only.


We’re proud to feature here Diana Wackerbarth’s extraordinarily insightful article “Seeing Places”. The realisation that the boundary wall around what is now the University’s Rowancroft Hall, Heavitree, clearly pre-dates any of the early Victorian features there, has led one member of the Quarry Trails steering group to reflect deeply on what this means – a beautiful piece.

Download “Seeing Places”

Two creative contributions inspired by Heavitree Stone offered by local published poet, Mark Totterdell: “Breccia” and “Heavitree Breccia”.