008671:St. Mary's R.C. Cathedral, Clayton Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne,1960

  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A view of the interior of St. Mary's R.C. Cathedral Clayton Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne taken in 1960. The photograph is looking down the nave towards the high altar. There is an ornate wooden screen at the altar with the high altar beyond. A large crucifix is suspended from the roof above the sanctuary. The nave is separated from the aisle on either side by two rows of five arches supported by pillars. The Great East window which illustrates the 'Tree of Jesse' (the genealogy of Jesus from St. Matthew's Gospel) can be seen behind the high altar. Cathedrals Collection : Local Studies Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 008671
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4075759433/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 6 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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