SW transept, W clerestorey S bay capital

Image of the feature "IV. Interior Features: 3. Wall passages/Gallery arcades: c. Clerestorey: SW transept, E clerestorey arcade" at Ely.

by Ron Baxter.

Of two unequal bays, each of one order with a triple opening and pointed arches, the side arches lower and narrower than the central one (much narrower in the case of the N opening of the N bay). The outer supports are triple shaft responds, the inner ones quatrefoil section clustered shafts. Capitals are trefoil scallops with depressed shields, neckings plain and square, imposts hollow chamfered with angle rolls. Arches have a keeled angle roll, face hollow and hollow chamfered label.