[MR] BBC: Southwell Minster Digitized
Garth Groff and Sally Sanford
mallardlodge1000 at gmail.com
Tue Nov 12 04:50:44 PST 2019
Today the BBC has a brief story about 3D scanning the 12th century
Southwell Minster in Nottinghamshire, England. The scan project was
prompted by the recent Notre Dame fire:
Southwell Minster actually dates to around 956, and still has some
Anglo-Saxon features. The majority of the building is Norman, dating from
1120 on. The minster retains many fine medieval carvings, and is especially
noted for its leaf-motif decorations. It is current the seat of the Bishop
of Southwell and Nottingham.
More about Southwell Minster, including many detail photographs, can be
found at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southwell_Minster .
Southwell Minster's own web site has more photos, as well as special
features, in their history section: https://www.southwellminster.org .
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