Hereford Cathedral, England

The city of Hereford is famed for its beauty and character. In particular Hereford Cathedral is a superb example of the Norman, Romanesque and Gothic styles mixed together.

Altar painting in Hereford Cathedral

Hereford Cathedral altar painting
Hereford Cathedral altar painting

This beautiful altar painting features biblical scenes.

Carving at Hereford Cathedral

Hereford Cathedral carving atop stone pillar
Hereford Cathedral carving atop stone pillar

This carving at the top of a stone pillar is particularly impressive

Ornate tomb at Hereford Cathedral

Ornate tomb of an important cleric from Hereford Cathedral
Ornate tomb of an important cleric from Hereford Cathedral

This ornate tomb is typical of those made for senior clerics in the medieval church.

Water font

Water font at Hereford Cathedral
Water font at Hereford Cathedral

This stone font would have held Holy water for various festivals and events.