W crossing arch, S corbel

Image of the feature "IV. Interior Features: 1. Arches: b. Tower/Transept arches: W crossing arch" at Buildwas Abbey Church.

by Ron Baxter.

As the E crossing arch, i.e. with supports for the first order only, consisting of capitals on conical corbels. Both capitals are of the waterleaf type, with the design doubled on the broader main faces. The S capital is much less eroded than the N, and appears to be a modern replacement.