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Conservation Lincoln Cathedral West Front Sculpture

Stone and Wall Painting AGM and Tour of Lincoln Cathedral

Stone and Wall Painting

From: Wednesday 02.10.19
at 10:30am
To: Wednesday 02.10.19
at 3:00pm
Location:

Bar '67

Lincoln Hotel

Eastgate, Lincoln LN2 1PN, UK

Cost:

£20

Event type: 
Internal meeting
Event language: 
English
Summary: 

ICON Stone and Wall Painting Group AGM with a scaffold tour of Lincoln Cathedral west front conservation project

Event description: 

The ICON Stone and Wall Painting group AGM will be held on Wednesday 2nd October at the Lincoln Hotel, this will be followed by a scaffold tour at Lincoln Cathedral of the west front sculpture conservation, including the Gallery of Kings and the internationally important Romanesque frieze. 

The conservation project is currently at an exciting stage in the works, with completion of the central niche due shortly. The site is set-up and ready for the start of the conservation of the eleven life-size King sculptures and the challenging frieze. It is part of a wider £16 million NHLF project to radically improve the setting and visitor experience.

Itinerary

10:30 - 13:00 meet at Bar 67 in the Lincoln Hotel (https://www.thelincolnhotel.com/food-drink/bar-67/) for AGM. Lunch with tea and coffee included.

13:30 - 15:00 tour of Lincoln Cathedral west front conservation project. 

Additional information: 
Those wishing to tour the scaffold should bring their own hard hat and high vis vest as well as be wearing sensible shoes.