A detailed view of the foliage caps and carved heads on the piers of the north choir arcade 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:
AA42/04757
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
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Description

The piers in the choir have multiple columns with carved capitals. The capitals have leaves and mythical beasts, and facing inwards are carved busts. This pier may be second from the west.

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

Arch, Choir, Medieval Cathedral