THE RUTHWELL CROSS:

DUMFRIESSHIRE, SCOTLAND

Ruthwell Church, from the N.W.

Copyright L.M. Matheson, 1998

Ruthwell Church and Graveyard from the northwest

Ruthwell Church, from the S.

Copyright Phil Banks

Ruthwell Church from the South 

Ruthwell Cross

Ruthwell Cross in Churchyard, ca. 1880

Ruthwell Cross in Ruthwell church

Copyright Phil Banks

Ruthwell Cross in Ruthwell Church, Dumfriesshire

Central Panel

Copyright L.M. Matheson, 1998

Ruthwell Cross, central panel of North Face: Christ in Majesty, with Latin inscription

North Face

Copyright L.M. Matheson, 1998

Ruthwell Cross, North Face, John the Baptist with Agnus Dei

West Face

Copyright L.M. Matheson, 1998

Ruthwell Cross, West Face: Vinescroll with OE Runes

South Face

Copyright L.M. Matheson, 1998

Ruthwell Cross, South Face: Washing of Christ's feet; East Face: vinescroll 

Hild Window

Copyright L.M. Matheson, 1998

Hild Window, Ruthwell Church, Dumfriesshire 

Church interior with cross

Copyright L.M. Matheson, 1998

Ruthwell Church and Cross


 
 
 

Return to Lister Matheson's Home Page