60 second snippet – it’s all in the detail



Stephen Dykes Bower, Cathedral architect responsible for the extension of the building in the 1960s, had an eye for detail.  As well as the magnificence of the Chancel, new chapels and Cloisters which he created, he designed many other features which are unique to the Cathedral.


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Find out more about Stephen Dykes Bower here


The Edmund Chapel


The Gates


Detail of the gates


Looking through to the High altar


The High altar reredos and chandelier


Close up of the High altar reredos


Detail of chandeliers in the Nave