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The Fight for York Minster

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Dr Brian Hope-Taylor presents this appeal film for the York Minster restoration fund, using as background footage of his 1967 investigation of the foundations of the cathedral. His team of archaeologists are working at the base of the four piers supporting the massive lantern tower.

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002-00002514
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Anglia Television Library
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The Fight for York Minster
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MovingImage
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Script: Brian Hope-Taylor. Photography: Ian Craig. Editor: Tudor LLoyd. Sound: Denis Arundell, Mike Tomsett. Drawing: Alan Sorrell. Religious advisor: Peter Freeman.
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Dr Brian Hope-Taylor presents this appeal film for the York Minster restoration fund, using as background footage of his 1967 investigation of the foundations of the cathedral. His team of archaeologists are working at the base of the four piers supporting the massive lantern tower.
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Religious buildings
UK
Archaeological excavations
Restoration
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1967