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|Caption:||Exterior of Ely Cathedral's unique Octagon tower. The original Norman crossing tower fell down in 1322. Bishop Hotham worked with the abbey's prior and sacrist to devise a unique solution for the crossing, which was completed in 1340. The Octagon lantern is covered in lead and weighs 200 tons.|
|Keywords:||ely cathedral england cambridgeshire c14 octagon transept crossing gothic architecture year1340 exterior lead lantern roof sky blue sunny|
|Digital Size:||3456 x 2304 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||14.4 x 9.6 inches @ 240 dpi|
11.5 x 7.7 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||September 10, 2007|
|Uploaded:||January 5, 2010|