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Photo: Liturgical space

25 July 2014

Liturgical space: St Aidan's, East Acton, by Burles & Newton (1959-61), with six of the Forty Martyrs in dalle de verre by Pierre Fourmaintraux of Whitefriars Studios, and a Graham Sutherland painted Crucifixion, c.1964. This is one of the 16 colour plates in the magisterial Building the Modern Church: Roman Catholic architecture in Britain, 1955 to 1975, by Robert Proctor (Ashgate, £60 (£54); 978-1-4094-4915-7)

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