(active 1082-1106 in Ely)

Interior view

Cathedral, Ely, Cambridgeshire

Ely Cathedral is the principal church of the Diocese of Ely, in Cambridgeshire, England, and is the seat of the Bishop of Ely and a suffragan bishop, the Bishop of Huntingdon. It has a cruciform plan with central crossing tower, and it was likewise one of the largest buildings under construction north of the Alps at the time. The construction was started in 1081 and was completed in the 1180s.

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