Historic Buildings

  • Bosham Church Tower

    Image ID
    FOT1232605
    Caption
    Bosham Church Tower
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    3924 x 5717 px
    Keywords
    Bosham, West Sussex, England, UK, Great Britain, Holy Trinity, church, religion, Christianity, faith, worship, Anglican, Church of England, village, picturesque, pretty, village green, coast, quayside, sailing, Chichester Harbour, historic, Bayeaux...
    Description
    The tower of Holy Trinity church in the village of Bosham, West Sussex. This view is from the green next to the quayside. The first church here was built in about 850 on the site of a former Roman basilica and was replaced in the 10th century by Holy...
  • The Tide Mill at Woodbridge, Suffolk

    Image ID
    FOT1145833
    Caption
    The Tide Mill at Woodbridge, Suffolk
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3872 px
    Keywords
    Woodbridge; Suffolk; East Anglia; England; UK; Great Britain; River Deben; river; mill; tide mill; reflection; water; industry; flour; restored building; water mill
    Description
    This was probably the last working tide mill in the UK, finishing commercial operation in 1957. In 2004 it was restored to working order with help from a Lottery grant. Sitting on the River Deben it has become a symbol of Woodbridge and has been an...
  • Church of St Margaret at Burnham Norton

    Image ID
    FOT1145834
    Caption
    Church of St Margaret at Burnham Norton
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3872 px
    Keywords
    church; parish; Burnham Norton; Norfolk; East Anglia; England; UK; round tower; churchyard; gateway
    Description
    The Church of St Margaret is in the village of Burnham Norton in North Norfolk and is one of the 124 round-towered churches in the county. In the churchyard are buried Lady Margaret Douglas-Home, aunt of Diana, Princess of Wales and Richard Woodger,...
  • Woodbridge Tide Mill Reflected

    Image ID
    FOT1145856
    Caption
    Woodbridge Tide Mill Reflected
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3872 px
    Keywords
    Mill; water mill; tide mill; Woodbridge; Suffolk; East Anglia; England; UK; quayside; historic; building; reflection; river; River Deben; boat; mast; water
    Description
    The ancient tide mill at Woodbridge, Suffolk UK reflected in the River Deben. This was the last tide mill in the UK to commercially produce flour and has now, thanks to a lottery grant, been restored to working order.
  • Donnington Castle, Newbury, Berkshire

    Image ID
    FOT1145865
    Caption
    Donnington Castle, Newbury, Berkshire
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    3375 x 2421 px
    Keywords
    Castle; gatehouse; ruin; historical; building; fortification; medieval; Civil War; Royalist; Parliamentarian; Roundhead; Donnington; Newbury; Berkshire; England; UK; English Heritage
    Description
    The castle at Donnington, is situated near Newbury in Berkshire (UK). It was constructed in the years following 1386 when a licence was granted to Sir Richard Adderbury to "crenellate and fortify a castle at Donyngton". Only the gatehouse...
  • South Moreton Church Oxfordshire

    Image ID
    FOT1145918
    Caption
    South Moreton Church Oxfordshire
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    4000 x 2471 px
    Keywords
    Church; South Moreton; Oxfordshire; England; UK; village; sunset; bells; evening
    Description
    The church of St John the Baptist is situated in the village of South Moreton in Oxfordshire, It dates from Saxon times, a doorway of this period being still visible in the walls. A massive yew tree at the east end (just visible to the right of the...
  • Caerphilly Castle

    Image ID
    FOT1151371
    Caption
    Caerphilly Castle
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    5402 x 3986 px
    Keywords
    Caerphilly Castle; castle; concentric; fortress; medieval; stronghold; walls; towers; keep; ruined; moat; reflection; water; lake; geese; Caerphilly, Wales; South Wales; Rhondda Cynon Taff
    Description
    Caerphilly Castle, or Castell Carffili in Welsh, is situated in the centre of the town of Caerphilly in South Wales. It was built in the 13th century by Gilbert de Clare as part of his attempt to conquer Glamorgan. It saw considerable action during the...
  • Caerphilly Castle

    Image ID
    FOT1151395
    Caption
    Caerphilly Castle
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    4578 x 2609 px
    Keywords
    Caerphilly Castle; Caerphilly; Caerffili; South Wales; Rhondda Cynon Taff; Wales; UK; castle; fortress; stronghold; castellated; towers; concentric castle; moat; historic; medieval; lake; tourism
    Description
    Caerphilly Castle, or Castell Caerfilli in Welsh, is situated in the centre of Caerphilly in the Rhondda Cynon Taff district of South Wales. It was built in the 13th century by Gilbert de Clare as part of his attempt to conquer Glamorgan and is one of...
  • Southwark Cathedral Reflected

    Image ID
    FOT1153999
    Caption
    Southwark Cathedral Reflected
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    1952 x 5000 px
    Keywords
    Southwark; Southwark Cathedral; cathedral; London; England; UK; capital city; church; religion; Christianity; Church of England; Anglican; faith; tower; reflection; windows; office block
    Description
    The tower of Southwark Cathedral, London, reflected in the windows of a nearby office block.
  • The Nave, Wells Cathedral

    Image ID
    FOT1154018
    Caption
    The Nave, Wells Cathedral
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    3243 x 2565 px
    Keywords
    Wells Cathedral; Wells; Somerset; England; UK; city; England's smallest city; church; St Andrew; Church of England; Anglican; religion; faith; building; sacred; worship; architecture; medieval; gothic; arches; scissor arches; inverted arches; nave;...
    Description
    The magnificent Cathedral Church of St Andrew the Apostle is situated in the centre of Wells in Somerset, England's smallest city. The church buildings date between 1170 and 1490. The famous inverted or scissor arches in the image were constructed...
  • Church of St Peter Wallingford

    Image ID
    FOT1178640
    Caption
    Church of St Peter Wallingford
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    3472 x 5000 px
    Keywords
    St Peter; Wallingford; Oxfordshire; England; UK; Great Britain; River Thames; Churches Trust; church; worship; religion; Anglican; Church of England; Georgian; historic; heritage; preserved; evening; sunset; spire; water; river; trees
    Description
    The church of St Peter in the Oxfordshire market town of Wallingford is a landmark to travellers along the River Thames by which it stands. Built in the Georgian period to replace a previous church destroyed by fire in 1646 it possesses a...
  • Clifton Hampden Church Oxfordshire

    Image ID
    FOT1178645
    Caption
    Clifton Hampden Church Oxfordshire
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    3996 x 5200 px
    Keywords
    Clifton Hampden; Oxfordshire; England; UK; Great Britain; church, spire; religion; worship; Anglican; Church of England; faith; village; St Michael and All Saints; 12th century; medieval; old; historic; heritage; River Thames; rural; pretty; Diocese of...
    Description
    The church of St Michael and All Saints in the Thames side village of Clifton Hampden in Oxfordshire.The church, which stands on higher ground between the village and the river, dates from the 12th century.
  • Winchester Cathedral at Christmas

    Image ID
    FOT1232535
    Caption
    Winchester Cathedral at Christmas
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    4541 x 5000 px
    Keywords
    Winchester, Hampshire, Southern England, England, Great Britain, UK, cathedral, church, religious house, faith, worship, Church of England, Anglican, historic, St Swithun, shrine, Norman, Early English, Gothic, west front, cruciform, window, floodlit,...
    Description
    The west front of Winchester Cathedral with the Christmas market on the pavement. Winchester, dedicated to The Holy Trinity, St Peter, St Paul and St Swithun is one of the largest cathedrals in England and has the longest nave and overall length of any...
  • Holy Trinity Church Bosham

    Image ID
    FOT1232603
    Caption
    Holy Trinity Church Bosham
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    5752 x 3902 px
    Keywords
    Bosham, West Sussex, England, UK, Great Britain, Holy Trinity Church, Anglican, religion, Christianity, worship, historic, Bayeaux Tapestry, Harold Godwinson, King Canute, heritage, village, coast, quay, sea, seaside, travel, tourism, holidays,...
    Description
    Holy Trinity church in the West Sussex village of Bosham which sits near the quay. It is steeped in history, the first church being founded in c.850 on the site of a Roman basilica. It was replaced in the 10th century by Holy Trinity. Significantly it...
  • Holy Trinity Church Bosham

    Image ID
    FOT1232604
    Caption
    Holy Trinity Church Bosham
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Ian Lewis
    Dimensions
    6136 x 4055 px
    Keywords
    Bosham, West Sussex, England, UK, Great Britain, Chichester, Chichester harbour, Holy Trinity Church, worship, faith, Christianity, Anglican, Church of England, interior, nave, chancel, Norman, Early English, arches, stonework, pews, pillars, tranquil,...
    Description
    The interior of Holy Trinity Church at Bosham, West Sussex, looking along the length of the nave to the chancel. The church sits on the edge of the village near the quay, overlooking the water. Its Norman past can be seen in the round chancel arch but...