Measured drawing of St Saviour's Church (Southwark Cathedral), Southwark, London: transverse section through the nave

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RIBApix ref no RIBA126074
Artist/PhotographerGwilt, George (1775-1856)
I'Anson, Edward (1775-1853)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Image Date1822
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB107/6
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Gwilt was responsible for badly needed restoration of the church in the 1820s. The nave roof was replaced in 1838, so the drawing pre-dates that event. The church was not designated a cathedral until 1905 with the creation of the diocese of Southwark.

Subject tags

churches, cathedrals