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St. Alban's Abbey 49.u

St. Alban's Abbey 49.u

Medium: Ink on paper

Date: 1790

Shelfmark: K top Vol 15

Item number: 49.u

Length: 16.8

Width: 26.8

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Topographical Print

Sketch of a door and a font containing Holy water at St Albans Cathedral in Hertfordshire. The door is situated in the south side of the cathedral and the note to the right of the sketch suggests that the door may have provided access into a vault or the cloister. The cathedral was The Cathedral building was originally constructed in the 11th century and has been re-built and refurbished at various times in its history, most significantly in the 12th and 19th century. This means that the building is an interesting mixture of Norman, Gothic and Vicrotian architecture.

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