Ground Plan

Construction periods

1190 – 1260

1308 – 1348

1360 – 1400

1489 – 1495

19th century

New research by John Phillips, Secretary of the Friends of Beverley Minster, has led to revised dates for the building phases of the Minster.

The research is published in a hard back, 293 page book, sumptuously illustrated with over 200 full colour photographs, documents, including the first ever publication of the drawing of the tomb of the 5th Earl of Northumberland (1527), plans and charts.

‘Of a Fair Uniforme Making.’ The Building History of Beverley Minster 1188 – 1736

ISBN 978 190 625 9741

Publisher: Blackthorn Press, Pickering

£25.00 from the Minster Shop or via Amazon @ £29.80 including p&p, or Ebay at £25.00 plus postage worldwide. Please use ‘contact seller’ facility for quotation, which is payable via Paypal.

The book has been underwritten by the Friends of Beverley Minster (Reg. Charity 501302,) and all proceeds are being used to match fund a Heritage Lottery Fund grant for repairs to the fabric of Beverley Minster, (Reg. Charity 1132704,)  which needs to raise millions of pounds over the next few years to renew roof lead and two major stained glass windows. The author is not earning anything from sales of the book.