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Ely Cathedral

from a hasty afternoon visit during which the choir and crossing were out of bounds due to Evensong followed by a concert/organ recital. The evensong provided an inspiration background to the photography, though at times it was just so beautiful I had to just stop and sit down till the next formulaic collect or ritual.

See also John Reynolds recent gallery, which is surprisingly complementary rather than overlapping ( http://www.pbase.com/jhaydnreynolds/ely

For a full historical analysis see ( http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Gazetteer/Places/Europe/Great_Britain/England/_Topics/churches/_Texts/KINCAT*/Ely/1.html and following chaper
from the South
from the South
south west transept
south west transept
west tower
west tower
the nave - 1
the nave - 1
the nave -2
the nave -2
the octagon - 1
the octagon - 1
the octagon - 2
the octagon - 2
the octagon - 3
the octagon - 3
Lady Chapel - 1
Lady Chapel - 1
Lady Chapel -2
Lady Chapel -2
Lady Chapel -3
Lady Chapel -3
Lady Chapel - 4
Lady Chapel - 4