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Peterborough Cathedral 2

by Paul & Fe Photography

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Collect your choice of gallery quality Giclée, or fine art prints custom trimmed by hand in a variety of sizes with a white border for framing.

Fine art print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using an advanced digital dry ink method to ensure vibrant image quality. Custom trimmed with 1" border for framing.


Peterborough Cathedral is one of the finest cathedrals in England and was even voted one of the country’s top 10 landmarks in 2007

With a history dating back over 1350 years and the current building approaching the 900th anniversary of its foundation, it is a storehouse of archaeological, architectural, cultural, musical and artistic treasures for visitors to discover and enjoy.

The origins of the Cathedral can be traced back to King Peada of the Middle Angles who founded the first monastery on the site in 655AD. The monastic settlement was almost entirely destroyed by the Vikings in 870 and rebuilt as a Benedictine Abbey between 960 and 970. The Abbey church then survived Hereward the Wake’s attack on the Abbey in 1069, and remained intact until an accidental fire destroyed the second Abbey here in 1116. It was rebuilt in its present form between 1118 and 1238. It became the Cathedral of the new Diocese of Peterborough in 1541 and it is now known as the Cathedral Church of St Peter, St Paul and St Andrew.

As a building, it has suffered a somewhat troubled past but this is part of what gives our Cathedral such a rich and wonderful heritage, as well as its blend of diverse and interesting architecture, religious artifacts, stories and legends.
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EbiEmporium commented on November 18, 2012 4:46pm
Awesome~
LudaNayvelt commented on November 18, 2012 4:46pm
great image
Paul & Fe Photography commented on November 18, 2012 4:56pm
Thank you both so much Ebi & Luda :):)
Curt Saunier commented on November 18, 2012 5:29pm
Breathtaking!
Beverly LeFevre commented on November 18, 2012 7:33pm
lovely
Megstuff commented on November 19, 2012 3:00am
Gorgeous shot and treatment!
Paul & Fe Photography commented on November 19, 2012 3:21am
Thank you so much for all your wonderful comments on this image Curt, Beverly & Meg :):):)
Alessandra Razzi Illustrazioni commented on November 19, 2012 7:57am
spettacolare!
Paul & Fe Photography commented on November 19, 2012 8:21am
Thank you so very much Alessandra :)
Wayne Edson Bryan commented on November 20, 2012 5:36am
By popular demand... Oh Yeah! ✯ ✯ ✯ ✯ ✯ 👍
Paul & Fe Photography commented on November 20, 2012 6:26am
Oh thanks Wayne and more stars :):):)