Ely Cathedral, Ely, Cambridgeshire

Ely Cathedral, Ely, Cambridgeshire
Photograph taken July 1987 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: BB87/07374

This gargoyle peers out from under the corbel table Ely Cathedral. The building was constructed between 1083 and 1350, with much of the masonry being replaced in 1539. The skill, craftsmanship and individuality of the medieval stone masons lives on in these carvings.

Location

Cambridgeshire Ely

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

cathedral church craft stone mason medieval (1066 - 1484)