Chapel Archives & Chapter Library

Online Catalogue

The catalogues to the Archives are currently undergoing in-house conversion onto a computerised database (CALM). The property section is now available online

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The Supper at Emmaus

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The Supper at Emmaus

In the Ambulatory, at the east end of the Chapel, hangs an unheralded treasure: a seventeenth- century tapestry version of Titian’s painting ‘The Supper at Emmaus’, woven at the Mortlake Tapestry Factory. The tapestry is one of three surviving copies...

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Mapping the unknown

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Mapping the unknown

This seventeenth-century map of the Arctic Circle comes from Atlas Sive Cosmographicae Meditationes de Fabrica Mundi et Fabricati Figura by Gerardus Mercator, which can be loosely translated as ‘Atlas, or cosmographical meditations on the fabric of the world and the figure of...

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A Loyal Address on the Accession of Queen Victoria

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A Loyal Address on the Accession of Queen Victoria

One hundred and eighty years ago, on 20 June 1837, Princess Alexandrina Victoria of Kent acceded to the throne of the United Kingdom as Queen Victoria. The document pictured here [SGC XI.C.73] is a copy of the Loyal Address offered...

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The Queen's Free Chapel. The Chapel of the Most Honourable and Noble Order of the Garter. The Chapel of the College of St George.