The arches of the Galilee Chapel at Durham Cathedral.
 
 

Prior's Door, Durham Cathedral

This doorway was constructed in the late 12th century by Hugh Le Puiset, who added a similar one in Durham Castle. The resemblance of the stone carving to a doorway at Santiago de Compostela in Spain (previous image) is striking.

This doorway was constructed in the late 12th century by Hugh Le Puiset, who added a similar one in Durham Castle. The resemblance of the stone carving to a doorway at Santiago de Compostela in Spain (previous image) is striking.