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ACOUSTIC TRIANGLE 2005 TOUR

ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S, BRIGHTON, SUSSEX

The sheer size of this building is extremely impressive. It is 52m (170ft) long, 18m (59ft) wide and the roof is an astonishing 44m (144ft) high - the tallest of any parish church in the British Isles. The absence of side-aisles and chancel further enhances the experience of height.

It was built by Father Arthur Wagner, a wealthy 'Anglo- Catholic' and curate of St. Paul's church in nearby West Street. The foundation stone was laid in February 1872, and the first service was held around two and a half years later. The design is by Edmund Scott and it is built mainly of brick. The interior is in Italianate 'Venetian' style. Henry Wilson designed the magnificent Art Nouveau-style Sanctuary - with its ornate marble work and enormous candlesticks - in 1895.

St. Bartholomew's is a high church (in more ways than one) and the building regularly hosts top-class classical music concerts.

Special thanks to Rev. Michael Wells, Delia and John Spink.

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Acoustic Triangle Sacred Tour

Saturday July 2nd

Time: 7.30pm
Tickets: £10 (concs.£8)
Phone: 01273 709709

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