York Minster from the south west, York, York

York Minster from the south west, York, York
Photograph taken May 1988 © Crown copyright. Historic England Archive ref: nmr 4108/02

An aerial view of York Minster from the south west. Building of the gothic church began under Archbishop Walter de Gray in c.1220, but there has been a church on this sight since 627AD.

Location

York York

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

1980s (1980 - 1989) aerial view minster church religion gothic architecture town housing urban medieval (1066 - 1484)