Beverley Minster, East Riding of Yorkshire: scaffolding truss used to push the north wall of the north transept back to the vertical

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RIBApix ref no RIBA82674
Architect/DesignerHawksmoor, Nicholas (1661-1736)
Thornton, William (c.1670-1721)
Artist/PhotographerGeldart, Edward
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1425
Image Date1805
Library ReferenceSC173/142(2)
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This print is one of two published in 1739, as republished in 1805, illustrating the scaffolding used to restore the leaning north face of the north transept to the perpendicular under the direction of architect Nicholas Hawksmoor and master carpenter/architect William Thornton during 1716-1720.

Subject tags

churches, scaffolding