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history of Bristol Cathedral, its antiquities and monuments.

Peter Leversage

history of Bristol Cathedral, its antiquities and monuments.

by Peter Leversage

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Published by John Burbidge in Clifton [Bristol] .
Written in English


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Pagination104p. :
Number of Pages104
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Open LibraryOL18280914M

Book your tickets online for Bristol Cathedral, Bristol: See 1, reviews, articles, and photos of Bristol Cathedral, ranked No on Tripadvisor among attractions in Bristol/5(K). BRISTOL, a city, county of a city, municipal, county and parliamentary borough, and seaport of England, chiefly in Gloucestershire but partly in Somersetshire, m. W. of London. Pop. () , The Avon, here forming the boundary between Gloucestershire and Somerset, though entering the estuary of the Severn (Bristol Channel) only 8 m. below the city, is here confined between.

Skelton's Etchings of the Antiquities of Bristol From Original Sketches by the late Hugh O'Neill, and other artists. by Joseph Skelton BRISTOL: DAVEY AND MUSKETT, BROAD STREET; LONDON: LONGMAN, REES, ORME, BROWN, AND GREEN printed circa Original etchings over years old! Sheet size: approximately 12 x inches. Britton, John, The history and antiquities of the cathedral church of Salisbury; illustrated with a series of engravings of views, elevations, plans, and details of that edifice: also etchings of the ancient monuments and sculpture: including biographical anecdotes of the bishops, and of other eminent persons connected with the church.

The origins of Bristol Cathedral lie in the abbey founded in by Robert FitzHarding, a wealthy merchant, Provost of Bristol and Lord of Berkeley. FitzHarding brought Augustinian monks, known as Black Canons, to serve God and the community at this spot across the river from the walled city. Pictures and Maps from “Complete HISTORICAL DESCRIPTIONS of a New and Elegant COLLECTION of PICTURESQUE VIEWS and REPRESENTATIONS of the ANTIQUITIES of ENGLAND and WALES: Being a Grand Copper-Plate Repository of Elegance, Taste, and Entertainment containing a New and Complete Collection Of superb VIEWS of RUINS and ANTIENT BUILDINGS [etc. etc.]” by Henry .


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History of Bristol Cathedral, its antiquities and monuments by Peter Leversage Download PDF EPUB FB2

Bristol Cathedral is one of England's great medieval churches. It originated as an Augustinian Abbey, founded c. by prominent local citizen, Robert Fitzharding, who became first Lord Berkeley. The transepts of the church date from this period, but its most vivid remains can be seen in the Chapter House and Abbey Gatehouse.

Bristol Cathedral, formally the Cathedral Church of the Holy and Undivided Trinity, is the Church of England cathedral in the city of Bristol, d in and consecrated init was originally St Augustine's Abbey but after the Dissolution of the Monasteries it became in the seat of the newly created Bishop of Bristol and the cathedral of the new Diocese of manship: Central/High church.

Bristol Cathedral, Bristol, United Kingdom. K likes. Bristol Cathedral is one of the finest examples of a Hall Church in the world. We look forward to welcoming you/5().

Bristol cathedral, formerly the abbey of St Augustine, is a remarkable building. To medievalists it is an enigmatic and compelling place, filled with important work history of Bristol Cathedral various periods, work that raises a range of important questions about style, patronage and the intentions behind medieval : Hardcover.

This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact,Author: John Britton.

The history its antiquities and monuments. book antiquities of the city of Bristol; by Barrett, William, Publication date Publisher Bristol: Printed by W. Pine Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

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53, Fleet Street, London. The History and Antiquities of the Cathedral Church of Worcester: Illustrated by a Series of Engravings of Views, Elevations, Plans, and Details of Th by Britton, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Friends of Bristol Cathedral Choral Foundation Bristol Cathedral, College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TJ Telephone: Email.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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1st. Good condition. A Series of Engravings of Views, Elevations, Plans and Details of That Edifice With Biographical Anecdotes of Eminent Persons Connected With the Establishment. Large format. An historical and descriptive guide to York cathedral and its antiquities / (York: Published by R.

Sunter, Stonegate, []), by Geo. Ayliffe Poole, Francis Bedford, and John West Hugall, illust. by J. Sutcliffe and Adolphus H. Cates (page images at HathiTrust) Vanished halls and cathedrals of France.

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The old quarries, whence the ancients took their large blocks of marble for whole columns and architraves 5/5(2). In Britton published the first part of his Architectural Antiquities of Great Britain (9 vols., - ); and this was followed by Cathedral Antiquities of England (14 vols., - ).

Previous owner's ink inscription dated 'This book belonged to Edward Loyd () his Crest and Monogram on inside cover' with bookplates. History is also very much present at the Red Lodge, King John's Hunting Lodge, around Queen Square and at the archaeological site of the King's Weston Roman Villa, where Roman ruins suggest a fascinating past.

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POOLE, Benjamin (Compiled by). Leversage (Peter) A HISTORY OF BRISTOL CATHEDRAL. Its Antiquities and Monuments. Engraved plates, pp, includes 6 page list of subscribers, original wraps, lacks spine and rear wrap. Second Edition, Revised and Corrected.

John Burbidge, Clifton: £; Lewis (Bruce) THE BRISTOL BREWERY: A Proud Past - A Long Term Future. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Coventry: its history and antiquities by Benjamin Poole, Pages:.

Bristol cathedral, formerly the abbey of St Augustine, is a remarkable building. To medievalists it is an enigmatic and compelling place, filled with important work of various periods, work that raises a range of important questions about style, patronage and the intentions behind medieval architecture.Monuments in the cathedral.

The ACCOUNT of MONUMENTS and GRAVESTONES, throughout this church, has been purposely reserved to mention them in this place altogether, that the description of the fabric might not be interrupted by the recital of such a number of them; many of them in the nave and martyrdom had been curiously and richly inlaid with ornaments and inscriptions on brass, but all of.- Antiquities of Bristol in the Middle Ages; - A Chronological outline of the history of Bristol and the stranger's guide through its streets and neighbourhood; - The History of Bristol volume I; Civil history; - The History of Bristol volume II: Ecclesiastical history; - .