Cathedral Church of St Michael, Coventry: operation to lift the fleche into place on the cathedral roof in April

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RIBApix ref no RIBA61878
Architect/DesignerSpence, Sir Basil (1907-1976)
Artist/PhotographerSnoek, Henk (1915-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityCoventry
Subject Date1962
Image Date1962
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceS62 1746
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Henk Snoek / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The foundation stone of the new cathedral was laid by the Queen on 23 March 1956 and it was consecrated on 25 May 1962.

Subject tags

concrete, entrances, cathedrals, stone, ruins