Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, West Midlands

Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, West Midlands
Photograph taken 1962 - 1980 © Historic England Archive ref: AA98/06048

The exterior of the post war cathedral showing part of St Michael's porch and Epstein's sculpture of St Michael overcoming Lucifer, and the spire of the medieval cathedral visible behind. The cathedral was rebuilt in 1951-62 by Sir Basil Spence.

Location

West Midlands Coventry

Period

1960s (1960 - 1969)

Tags

cathedral religion faith world war two bomb architecture sculpture spire preservation 1960s (1960 - 1969)