S transept facade, 3rd storey, C bay, blind arcade (W section).

Image of the feature "III. Exterior Features: 3. Exterior Decoration: b. Arcading: S transept, S facade, above gallery-level windows" at Ely.

by Ron Baxter.

Two sections of round-headed blind arcading, five bays each, between the main buttresses of the S facade. The arcade is carried on cylindrical, detached en-delit shafts with high roll-hollow-roll bases and cushion capitals with roll neckings and hollow chamfered imposts with a face groove. Arches have an angle roll and a face hollow.