An exterior view of the south side of the galilee in Durham Cathedral
- Durham Cathedral, Palace Green, Durham, County Durham
- Photograph (Negative)
The cathedral was originally a Benedictine Priory, refounded as a cathedral in 1541. THe main body was built between 1093 and 1130, witha lterations and additions made in the 13th and 15th centuries.
The galilee was added for Bishop le Puiset in 1189. It is situated west of the west towers, and has a single embattled storey of four bays. The embellished entrance is on the north side.
© Historic England Archive
Photographer: Wood, George Bernard
Galilee, Lady Chapel, Medieval Cathedral
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