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Canterbury Cathedral nave, archaeology, history and architecture

Kevin Blockley

Canterbury Cathedral nave, archaeology, history and architecture

by Kevin Blockley

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Published by Published by the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury Cathedral and Canterbury Archaeological Trust in [Canterbury, England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canterbury Cathedral.,
  • Canterbury Cathedral -- History.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Canterbury.,
  • Canterbury (England) -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKevin Blockley, Margaret Sparks and Tim Tatton-Brown ; with contributions by Ian Anderson ... [et al.].
    SeriesArchaeology of Canterbury -- new ser., v. 1
    ContributionsSparks, Margaret., Tatton-Brown, T. W. T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690.C3 A724x new ser., v. 1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 236 p., [14] fold.), leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20895204M
    ISBN 101870545036

      ‘The rebuilding of the nave and western transepts, –’, in Canterbury Cathedral Nave: archaeology, history and architecture (ed K Blockley), – , Canterbury: Dean and Chapter of Canterbury Cathedral and Canterbury Archaeological TrustCited by: 2.   The Rebuilding of Canterbury Cathedral by Archbishop Wulfred () Richard Gem Sources for the Liturgy of Canterbury Cathedral in the Central Middle Ages Helen Gittos St Anselm and the Visual Arts at Canterbury Cathedral, T. A. Heslop The Entry Complex at the Cathedral Priory Peter Eergusson 82Pages:

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Inexcavations began in the nave and south-west transept of canterbury Cathedral to examine whatever lay beneath the nave, and to hopefully discover firm evidence on the construction of Archbishop Lanfranc's Anglo-Norman by: 5.

Margaret Sparks’ essay is in two parts – the liturgical use of the nave – and the fittings, repair and use of the nave – Evidence has been assembled from chronicles, inventories, antiquarians’ descriptions, Dean and Chapter documents and prints archaeology drawings. Hard back, cloth bound, dust jacket.

Canterbury Cathedral Nave: Archaeology, History and Architecture by Margaret Sparks, Tim Tatton-Brown and Kevin Blockley (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review About this product. Inexcavations began in the nave and south-west transept of canterbury Cathedral to examine whatever lay beneath the nave, and to hopefully discover firm evidence on the construction of Archbishop Archaeology Anglo-Norman cathedral.

Medieval Art, Architecture & Archaeology at Canterbury "From the time of the foundation of its cathedral inCanterbury has been the epicentre of Britain’s ecclesiastical history, and an exceptionally important centre for architectural and visual innovation. # in Art History (Books) # in Archaeology (Books)Author: Alixe Bovey.

Since the arrival of Augustine in Kent inCanterbury has been the very heart of the Church in England. The Saxon cathedral, much enlarged over the years, burnt down in Its replacement suffered a similar fate into be rebuilt again.

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pages, 88 figures, 93 plates ISBN Price £ Vol II St Gregory’s Priory, Northgate, Canterbury Excavations – Martin Hicks and Alison Hicks () Hardback, 22 x. Canterbury Cathedral Nave; Archaeology, History and Architecture (The archaeology of Canterbury),published by the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury Cathedral A Medieval Trail of Canterbury, City Trail No.

10, The Canterbury Environment Centre. Cathedral History. The Cathedral is often described as ‘England in stone’ as its history is intrinsically linked to the country’s history. From its first Archbishop, Augustine, who established Christianity in England to Archbishop Langton’s role in the Magna Carta negotiations and the power struggle between King Henry II and Archbishop Thomas Becket, Canterbury Cathedral’s history is as rich as it comes.

Get this from a library. Canterbury Cathedral nave: archaeology, history and architecture. [Kevin Blockley; Margaret Sparks; T W T Tatton-Brown; Canterbury Cathedral. Dean and Chapter.; Canterbury Archaeological Trust.]. Click here for a plan showing the nave and its viewpoints.

The last Saxon cathedral burnt down in and, following his appointment inArchbishop Lanfranc completed the first phase of the romanesque cathedral by The nave, which accommodated the choir in its eastern bays, and the western transepts, were on the current footprint with eastern semi-circular apses.

Relaying of the nave floor of Canterbury Cathedral allowed for an excavation by the Canterbury Archaeological Trust which revealed the foundations of the Anglo-Saxon churches. A few fragments remain of a 7th c. Kentish church. This was extended in the 9th c. to provide a church with a long nave. The discovery was made in the course of a major project to re-floor the nave of Canterbury Cathedral.

The nave is one of the great glories of perpendicular architecture, built by Henry Yevele from tobut the floor paving had become broken and even dangerous and so the Dean and Chapter wanted to replace it and at the same time install a new heating system as well as ducts.

canterbury cathedrals history is as rich as it comes he is a frequent broadcaster on historic architecture including the award winning bbc series climbing great buildings and henry viii patron and plunderer and writes for the financial times heather newton is head of masonry and stone conservation at.

As part of The Canterbury Journey project, the western end of the Cathedral is being restored and enhanced with repairs to the West Towers and Nave roof. We are currently erecting a safety deck in the Nave, which should be in place by the end of March This will give conservators the opportunity to inspect the Nave at high level, and protect visitors and worshippers from falling debris.

The nave of Canterbury Cathedral, says John Harvey, is the supreme triumph of English architecture, which is to say English art. It was designed by the third of Canterbury’s superstar architects, Henry Yevele, in the s, and overseen by a certain Geoffrey Chaucer, Clerk of the Royal Works, by appointment of Richard II.

Focusing especially but not exclusively on Christ Church cathedral, this legacy is explored in seventeen essays concerned with Canterbury's art, architecture and archaeology between the early Anglo-Saxon period and the close of the middle : Alixe Bovey.

Canterbury Cathedral in Canterbury, Kent, is one of the oldest and most famous Christian structures in England. It forms part of a World Heritage Site.

It is the cathedral of the Archbishop of Canterbury, currently Justin Welby, leader of the Church of England and Location: Canterbury, Kent. Canterbury Cathedral Nave – The nave was built in the English Perpendicular style in two phases, the outer aisle walls between andand the remainder between and Townsend writing about the architecture says ‘it is confident and extrovert and has the glory of success about it.

The Archaeology of Canterbury (new series) Vol I Canterbury Cathedral Nave: Archaeology, History and Architecture Kevin Blockley, Margaret Sparks and Tim Tatton-Brown () In the spring of "The Architecture of Canterbury Cathedral" by Dr.

Jonathan Foyle has filled in the gaps I missed. It answers many questions I was unable to find answers to during my short visit. Dr. Foyle's personal knowledge and love of the Cathedral comes through in every sentence/5(10).

The book the Canterbury Cathedral nave: Archaeology, History and Architecture by Kevin Blockley, Margaret Sparks and Tim Tatton-Brown charts the history of the development of the Cathedral Nave including the addition of the compass rose.

It can be found at BLO.