Cathedral Church of St Thomas, Portsmouth, Portsmouth

Cathedral Church of St Thomas, Portsmouth, Portsmouth
Photograph taken 25 May 2001 © Mr Paul Shutt. Source Historic England Archive ref: 474783

This Anglican cathedral was founded as a chapel in 1180. It was the chapel of an Austin (Augustinian) Priory. It became a parish church in 1320. It was damaged during the Civil War and repaired in 1683-93. It became a cathedral in 1927.

Location

Portsmouth Portsmouth

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

religion faith church cathedral priory augustinian civil war Medieval (1066 - 1484)