the Pipe and Tabor compendium

the Pipe and Tabor compendium

essays on the three-hole pipe

pipe and tabor players as
architectural features in the UK

Caster Church, Peterborough

angel roof

Caster Church, Peterborough. The angel roof was put in around 1450 and restored 1973.

12 angels Angel roof, all 12 figures

During the reign of the early Stuarts worship became more traditional and catholic in style again. Altars were railed in at the East end in the chancel for the first time in order to prevent the farmers’ dogs from fouling the altar cloths, so clearly dogs accompanied their masters to church.

church exteriorChurch pre 1920's

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