Cathedral Church of St Michael, Coventry: the new cathedral rising above the ruins of the medieval cathedral

RIBApix ref no RIBA50760
Architect/DesignerSpence, Sir Basil (1907-1976)
Artist/PhotographerDe Wolfe, Ivy
CountryUK: England
CityCoventry
Subject Date1962
Image Date1962
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference33717/3 (IDW A2/62)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The medieval cathedral was destroyed by bombs on November 14, 1940.

Subject tags

concrete, cathedrals, canopies, stone, ruins