A detailed view of a canopied tomb and the vaulted ceiling of Wellington Chapel in York Minster, also known as St Peter's Cathedral Church

Date:
1942
Location:
York Minster, Minster Yard, York
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St Peter's Cathedral Church, Minster Yard, York
Reference:
AA42/04736
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

The Wellington Chapel is situated at the eastern end of the south choir aisle, south of the Lady Chapel. It has a rib-vaulted ceiling with floral and shield bosses. Under the arcaded dividing it from the Lady Chapel is a chest tomb with canopy dedicatted to Archbishop Henry Bowet (d.1423).

Content

This is part of the Series: WOO02/01 Series of negatives taken for the National Buildings Record; within the Collection: WOO02 George Bernard Wood Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Wood, George Bernard

Keywords

Ceiling, Chapel, Medieval Cathedral, Medieval Commemorative Monument