Cathedral of St Peter and St Paul, Sheffield: the nave seen from the western extension

RIBApix ref no RIBA26871
Architect/DesignerBailey, Arthur (1903-1979)
Flockton & Gibbs
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CitySheffield
Subject Date1430
Image Date1968
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/CAT/495 (ES12690))
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This former parish church, built in Derbyshire limestone in Gothic style, was completed in 1430. A major restoration by Flockton & Gibbs was completed in 1880. It was elevated to cathedral status in 1919. The nave extension, built of the same stone, was by Arthur Bailey and consecrated in 1966.

Subject tags

arches, cathedrals, restoration, fonts