Ely Cathedral: the west tower and southwest transept with two turret towers

RIBApix ref no RIBA5627
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityEly
Subject Date1395
Image Date1958
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/CAT/200 (ESB4846)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The lower two thirds of the west tower is 12th century while the upper third was added c. 1400. The transept dates from the third quarter of the 12th century.

Subject tags

belfries, bell towers, cathedrals, decorative stonework