A Photo a Week Challenge: Over 100 Years Old

This is my contribution to Nancy’s A Photo a Week Challenge: Over 100 Years Old.

When I read the prompt I thought of my home town, Nantwich in southern Cheshire.

St Mary’s Church in the centre of the town dates back to the 14th century. Interestingly, the church consists of two different architectural styles after construction was interrupted for 20 years, possibly because of the Black Death.

 

A Photo a Week Challenge: Over 100 Years Old

The western facade.

 

A Photo a Week Challenge: Over 100 Years Old

A monochrome photo of part of the interior showing some of the woodwork and stonework.

 

12 thoughts on “A Photo a Week Challenge: Over 100 Years Old”

      1. I saw a piece on a T.V. show recently about building the first London to Birmingham rail line in England. I forget how long it took but it wasn’t long and someone had calculated that it was the equivalent of building 1 1/2 great pyramids. It was build by the workers who had been building/digging the canals around Britain.

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