Christ Church Cathedral, Details


The small details, such the Flamboyant Gothic bell tower, to the lettering on a cornerstone, Christ Church Cathedral is a fascinating structure.

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Below, when the bell tower was built in the Early Twentieth Century, a window was blocked up, below.


And in the most exciting discovery, I realized that the church architect had originally intended to include flying buttresses, their brackets above and their platforms below now serving no function. How interesting!


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