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Grotesques from Durham Cathedral

Gloria Parkin

Grotesques from Durham Cathedral

by Gloria Parkin

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Published by Gilesgate Studio in Durham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Durham Cathedral -- Pictorial works.,
  • Gargoyles -- England -- Durham (Durham)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementdrawn and described by Gloria Parkin.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15351080M
    ISBN 100951507400
    OCLC/WorldCa24701560

    Welcome to Evening Prayer from Durham Cathedral led by Michael Hampel. Send us a message if you would like to. We're keen to know if you find our streaming of services helpful and want to improve the provision if we g: Grotesques.   Promotional content 2 for use on Durham Cathedrals World Heritage Site g: Grotesques.

      Durham cathedral is described as "the finest and most complete of all the Norman cathedrals surviving in Britain" (Tatton-Brown, ). The location of the building is high above the River Wear making its magnificent setting very striking. Bishop William of St Calais decided to build a new cathedral in resulting in the complete demolition. The symbols and strange images that we find in our cemeteries, religious structures, banks and in our parks are the same symbols that have been part of the framework of the human psyche for thousands of years. While contemporary man may think that they are simply decorative manifestations of a by-gone era, they represent the fears, dreams, ideas, beliefs and struggles that humankind has.

    Durham Cathedral: history, fabric and culture by David Brown (Book) A short treatise of altars, altar-furniture, altar-cringing, and musick of all the quire, singing-men and choristers: when the holy Communion was administered in the cathedrall church of Durham, by prebendaries and petty-canons, in glorious copes embroidered with images. Self isolation house - 72 hour gap - then deep cleaned 10 minute to Durham hospital is located in Durham, 5 miles from Durham Cathedral, 5 miles from Palace Green, as well as 5 miles from Durham Missing: Grotesques.


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