Phil's photos with the Architecture

York Minster (South-West view).

York Minster (South-West view).
The Cathedral Church of Saint Peter in York, commonly known as York Minster, is one of the largest of its kind in Northern Europe. The minster is the seat of the Archbishop of York, the second-highest office of the Church of England and is the mother chur…
Added on June  3, 2017

Old Mill.

Old Mill.
This large building (only a small part of which is visible here) once provided employment for people all over Pendle district. It was owned by Smith & Nephew and later by BSN Medical Supplies in the past. It has been derelict for a number of years but has…
Added on August 18, 2016

Bridges of the Tyne.

Bridges of the Tyne.
Some of the many bridges over the river Tyne in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, North-East England. Photographed from the Millennium Bridge with an Olympus SP55OUZ "Bridge" camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.
Added on June 13, 2016

Quaker bridge, Brierfield.

Quaker bridge, Brierfield.
Brierfield in North-West England is known for its part in the Quaker movement....the nearby Pendle Hill is where George Fox had his "vision" which led to the founding of the Society of Friends (Quakers). A Society of Friends meeting house is still in use…
Added on August 21, 2015

Hilton (Beetham) Tower.

Hilton (Beetham) Tower.
The Beetham Tower (A.K.A. The Hilton Tower as it contains the Hilton hotel) is a mixed-use skyscraper in Manchester, England. Completed in 2006, it is named after its developers, the Beetham Organisation and was designed by Ian Simpson. At a height of 551…
Added on July 25, 2015

Wycoller, 13th Century bridge. (2 of 2).

Wycoller, 13th Century bridge. (2 of 2).
The deeply-grooved narrow footpath across the ancient Packhorse Bridge in Wycoller, Lancashire, in the North-West of England. This bridge is believed to be approximately 800 years old.....see next photo (in photostream) for full details. Photographed with…
Added on March  1, 2015

Wycoller, 13th Century bridge (1 of 2).

Wycoller, 13th Century bridge (1 of 2).
The ancient Packhorse Bridge in the hamlet of Wycoller in Lancashire, North-West England. This bridge is one of three ancient bridges in the village and is believed to date from the 13th century (according to the museum located nearby). The village itself…
Added on March  1, 2015

Chapel of Rest.

Chapel of Rest.
The Gothic Chapel Of Rest at the Keighley Road cemetery in Colne, Lancashire, in the North-West of England. Wallace Hartley (the Bandmaster on the Titanic) is buried here.
Photographed with a Sony RX100 compact camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2…
Added on October 23, 2014

York Minster's twin towers.

York Minster's twin towers.
The North and South towers of York Minster (see NOTES). There is also a higher central tower (out of shot to the left) with a viewing area which is open to the public. Photographed with a Panasonic TZ10 camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.

York M…
Added on July 20, 2014

Jamia Sultania Mosque.

Jamia Sultania Mosque.
The Jamia Sultania Mosque in Brierfield, North-West England, photographed with a Sony RX100 compact camera and processed with Nikon Capture NX2.
Added on June 19, 2014

York Minster's "Rose" window..

York Minster's "Rose" window..
The famous "Rose" window in the South transept of York Minster.

The minster has a wide Decorated Gothic nave and chapter house, a Perpendicular Gothic choir and Early English north & south transepts. The nave contains the West Window, constructed in 1338…
Added on March 16, 2014

Aisled barn, 16th Century (1 of 2).

Aisled barn, 16th Century (1 of 2).
A 16th Century aisled barn. The barn, which is double-aisled with five bays underwent a series of alterations in the 18th and 19th centuries, including altering the western front of the building to achieve a symmetrical façade. Situated in the small villa…
Added on February 27, 2014

Tyne and Sage, Gateshead.

Tyne and Sage, Gateshead.
The Sage Gateshead is a centre for musical education, performance and conferences, located in Gateshead on the south bank of the River Tyne in the North East of England. It opened in 2004 and it is tenanted by the North Music Trust. The venue is part of t…
Added on January  8, 2014

Erosion from 500 years of footsteps.

Erosion from 500 years of footsteps.
One of the staircases in the ruins of the 16th Century Wycoller Hall, worn down by more than half a millenium of constant use. Wycoller Hall was the inspiration for "Ferndean Manor" in the novel "Jane Eyre", written by Charlotte Bronte who lived with her…
Added on August 21, 2013

Industrial reflections.

Industrial reflections.
This large building (only part of which is visible here) once provided employment for people all over Pendle district. It was owned by Smith & Nephew and by BSN Medical Supplies in the past. It has been derelict for a number of years but has now been purc…
Added on August  8, 2013

York Minster (North-East side).

York Minster (North-East side).
View of York Minster, photographed from the city walls on the North-East side. Camera Panasonic TZ10 compact "point-and-shoot" (See NOTES).

York Minster is a cathedral in York, England, one of the largest of its kind in Northern Europe. The minster is th…
Added on July 31, 2013

York Minster (South side).

York Minster (South side).
York Minster viewed from the South side. Photographed using a Nikon D90 with a Nikkor 16-85mm lens (See NOTES).

York Minster is a cathedral in York, England, one of the largest of its kind in Northern Europe. The minster is the seat of the Archbishop of…
Added on July 31, 2013

York Minster (West side).

York Minster (West side).
York Minster viewed from the West. Camera Nikon D90 with Nikkor 16-85mm lens. (See NOTES).

York Minster is a cathedral in York, England, one of the largest of its kind in Northern Europe. The minster is the seat of the Archbishop of York, the second-high…
Added on July 30, 2013