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Remarks on the Architecture of Peterborough Cathedral.

Frederick Apthorp Paley

Remarks on the Architecture of Peterborough Cathedral.

by Frederick Apthorp Paley

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Published by Robert Gardner in Peterborough .
Written in English


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Pagination63p. :
Number of Pages63
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Open LibraryOL18064613M

Search this site: Humanities. Architecture and Environmental Design; Art History. Sir (George) Gilbert Scott RA (13 July – 27 March ), styled Sir Gilbert Scott, was a prolific English Gothic revival architect, chiefly associated with the design, building and renovation of churches and cathedrals, although he started his career as a leading designer of buildings were designed or altered by him.

  These are G.A. Poole, formerly Vicar of Welford, whose paper on the Abbey Church of Peterborough was published among the Transactions of the Architectural Society of the Archdeaconry of Northampton in , and the late Professor F.A. Paley, a second edition of whose pamphlet, "Remarks on the Architecture of Peterborough Cathedral," was issued. View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at

The ceiling of the nave of Peterborough cathedral is the most important decorative work of the Norman period which has been preserved to our time. The ceiling is believed to have originally been flat; its present sloping sides and narrow vertical portions having been formed when the ceiling was raised, in the fourteenth century, above the newly.   The Worcester Cathedral guide however is chiefly an account of the role of the cathedral in the history of the Worcester diocese, with only a few remarks on the building itself and what is inside. I had expected a book to give me information on what I saw as I walked around in the cathedral, not something that is best read at s: 2.


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