SD4861 : St Peter's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Lancaster

taken 9 days ago, near to Lancaster, Lancashire, England

St Peter's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Lancaster
St Peter's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Lancaster
Lancaster Cathedral, also known as The Cathedral Church of St Peter was a Roman Catholic parish church until 1924, when it was elevated to the status of a cathedral. The present building was designed by Lancaster architect Edward Paley in a 14th century Gothic style and was consecrated in 1850. The spire rises to the dizzy heights of 240 feet, at its pinnacle is a cross which is over 9ft high and 4ft wide.

The cathedral is a Grade II* listed building (List Entry Number: 1214397 LinkExternal link Historic England)


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SD4861, 374 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
David Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 4 July, 2024   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 9 July, 2024
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 480 615 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:2.8211N 2:47.6574W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 480 615
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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