A view of the central arched entrance to the Chapter House of Haughmond Abbey, with figures carved in relief between the shafts

Date:
1930-1956
Location:
Haughmond Abbey, Chapter House, Uffington, Shropshire
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Haughmond Abbey, Uffington, Shropshire
Reference:
AA56/05670
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
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Description

The facade of the chapter house has three arches: the outer two contain windows, and the middle arch has a doorway. Between the shafts separating the arches are carved human figures. Larger human figurse were also carved into the angles between the shafts in the cloister of the church. Both sets of figures were added in the 14th century.

Content

This is part of the Series: LTC01/01 Lady Trenchard Cox: Series of Negatives; within the Collection: LTC01 Lady Trenchard Cox Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Cox, Mary Desiree

Keywords

Medieval Abbey, Medieval Chapter House, Religion