St Swinthin, Launcells, Cornwall: the nave fitted with Tudor benches

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RIBApix ref no RIBA6870
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLauncells
Subject Date1400
Image Date1951
ViewInterior
StyleMedieval
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/CHU/905 (ES484)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This church dates from 900. In the nave, there are 60 Tudor bench-ends, each carved with abbreviated representations of Christ's Passion.

Subject tags

churches, seating, decorative woodwork, arcades, church fittings