Victorian scrollwork on the restored West Door, Ely Cathedral

Victorian scrollwork on the restored West Door

Designer: George Gilbert Scott

Maker: Potter & Sons

Ely Cathedral


Ely, Cambridgeshire

The cathedral's own brochure attributes the design of the ironwork on the door of the magnificent Galilee Porch both to Potter and Scott, suggesting a fruitful collaboration here. See below for more detail and photographs.

Photographs, caption, and commentary by Jacqueline Banerjee, with many thanks to Patrick Carson for his valuable additional information.

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