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The Hall looking from the entrance toward the high table.

Exterior Views

Two photographs of the Hall with Beard's Senior Common Room (1964-66) at right.

Left to right: (a) The exterior of the high-table end of the hall. (b) Looking from the arch toward the quadrangle. (c) Detail of chimneys.

Left: The Willis organ given by Benjamin Jowett, who also instituted organ concerts (Wikipedia). Right: the wood-beam ceiling.

A sampling of heraldic devices in the hall

Other images of Balliol College, Oxford

Last modified 30 August 2012