May 11th, 2019

A visit to Durham Cathedral

Row boats on the River Wear, Durham
Rowing on the River Wear viewed from Elvet bridge, Durham
Durham Cathedral
Church micro 4500
Norman arcading
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Galilee Porch, west front.
Durham Cathedral
Norman arcading
Durham Cathedral
Stained glass windows, Durham Cathedral
Stained glass
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wooden font cover by James Clement, 1663.
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Carved piers.
Durham Cathedral.
Shield bearing the arms
of St. Cuthbert.
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Funerary Monument to Jacob Britton by sculptor Charles Raymond Smith.
Durham Cathedral
Tomb of Ralph Neville, 2nd Baron Neville de Raby and his wife, Alice de Audley, Durham Cathedral
Tomb of John Neville, 3nd Baron Neville de Raby and his first wife, Maud Percy, Durham Cathedral
Marble pulpit designed by
George Gilbert Scott
.
Durham Cathedral
Prior Castell's clock. The original clock is medieval, but its casing dates from the 1630's.
Durham Cathedral
Part of the wooden casing of Prior Castell's clock is the hidden door that leads from the south transept to the Chapter House.
Durham Cathedral
Chantry chapel and tomb of Bishop Thomas Hatfield, d.1381
Durham Cathedral
High altar and the Neville screen, 1380.
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Gothic canopied quire stalls.
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Decorated poppyheads.
Quire Stalls, Durham Cathedral
"Father" Willis organ extensively rebuilt, enlarged and re-voiced by Harrison & Harrison, 1909.
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The Cathedra above the Hatfield Chantry.
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Tomb of Bishop Joseph Barber Lightfoot. Durham Cathedral

May 11th, 2019 continued . . .

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