003475:St. Mary's R.C. Cathedral Clayton Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown c.1900

  • Description

    Type : Lantern Slide Description : A view of the interior of St. Mary's R.C. Cathedral Clayton Street Newcastle upon Tyne taken c.1900. The photograph is looking down the nave towards the high altar. The nave is separated from the aisles to the left and right by two rows of arches supported by pillars. Behind the high altar is the Great East window which is illustrated with the 'Tree of Jesse' the genealogy of Jesus from St. Matthew's Gospel. There is a wooden screen in front of the high altar. A large crucifix is suspended from the sanctuary ceiling.Designed by Pugin
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4075582351/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 3 years, 4 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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