Architectural Innovation:The Cathedral's Vaulted Ceiling

Durham's greatest claim to fame in terms of architectural innovation is the stone vaulted ceiling of the Cathedral Nave, the first in the world of its type at such a large scale. It was to have a major impact on centuries of cathedral architecture.

Durham's greatest claim to fame in terms of architectural innovation is the stone vaulted ceiling of the Cathedral Nave, the first in the world of its type at such a large scale. It was to have a major impact on centuries of cathedral architecture.