St Helen's Church, Bishopsgate: Prints, Photographs, Drawings and Other Material

St Helen's, BishopsgateREFERENCE CODE: LONDON COLLECTION MANUSCRIPTS/64

ADMINISTRATIVE/BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY: No further information.

SCOPE AND CONTENT: Large volume containing prints, photographs, drawings and other visual material of St Helen's Church, Bishopsgate, including:





  • Plan of the nunnery and church of St Helen, taken after the general repair in 1808, published by Robert Wilkinson, Fenchurch Street, 11 October 1817
  • Five cuttings of illustrations of St Helen's, n.d.
  • Print of shield emblem on the ceiling of the hall belonging to the Leathersellers Company in St Helens, London, n.d.
  • Twelve coloured illustrations of shields of arms in coloured glass in the Windows of St Helen's Church, Bishopsgate, August 1836
  • Watercolour of monument to the gift of William Robinson, mercer, in 1633, n.d.
  • Illustrations of the reliefs on the pulpit of St Helen's Church, n.d.
  • Three cuttings of illustrations of St Helen's, n.d.
  • Thirteen early photographs of the interior and exterior of St Helen's Church, Bishopsgate, n.d.
  • Illustration of the windows discovered in taking down the tomb of Sir John Spencer, 1874
  • Photograph of ancient architecture discovered during alterations at St Helen's Church, 1874
  • Three photographs of lead coffin found beneath the pavement of St Helen's Church, 1895
  • Letter to J.E.Gardner from J.A.L.Airey regarding the lead coffin found beneath the pavement at St Helen's Church, with translation of the transcription (3pp), 16 December 1895
  • Five pencil sketches of architectural features in St Helen's by F.Nash, n.d.
  • Four illustrations of tombs and monuments to Sir Thomas Gresham, Sir William Pickering, Sir John De Oteswich, Sir John Crosby and Sir John Spencer, from sketches by Vincent Cox, n.d.
  • Six pencil sketches of architectural features in St Helen's Church by John Carter, 1797
  • Watercolour of the tomb of Sir John Crosby and his wife. n.d.
  • Illustrations of two tombs at St Helen's, Bishopsgate, n.d.

EXTENT: 1 large volume