Lady chapel Sentence Examples
The monastic buildings have practically disappeared, but the church was a splendid building of various dates from Norman to Decorated, the choir and Lady chapel representing the later period.
Portions of the abbey buildings, including the Lady chapel of the church, now converted into a dwelling-house, are incoporated in those of Sherborne grammar school, founded (although a school existed previously) by Edward VI.
The 15th-century font, the pulpit (1570), the organ (1617), and the early Gothic Lady chapel containing a much venerated 13th-century image of the Virgin, which was annually carried in procession through the town, are all noticeable.
Her body was buried in the Lady chapel of Westminster Abbey, and when the chapel was pulled down during the reign of Henry VII., was placed in Henry V.'s tomb.
In 1361 Archbishop Thoresby (1352-73) began the lady chapel and presbytery, both in the Early Perpendicular style.Advertisement
An eastern lady chapel dates from c. 1410, but the upper part is modern, for the chapel was long desecrated.
The parish church of St John the Baptist, with its fine tower and spire, was built about the close of the 14th century, and, though largely restored, has a beautiful chancel, Lady chapel and baptistery.
The wooden bookstand in Clewer's Lady Chapel is a memorial to her and bears a brass plaque to that effect.
A new lectern in the Lady Chapel was given by her friends in her memory.
The Lady Chapel The Lady Chapel, set off the east end of the nave is a place of special sanctity.Advertisement
Space was made for a Lady Chapel in the area between the iron gates on the South side of the church the clergy vestry.
To the Early English chancel a very wide north aisle, resembling a second nave, was added in the Decorated period, and the general appearance of the chancel, with its north aisle and Lady-chapel, is Decorated.
In two years, enough money had been raised to build the Lady Chapel on the site of the wattle church.