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Remembering Christopher Wren

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Christopher Wren, the builder of St Paul's Cathedral, died on this day in 1723. His ingenuity in building the cathedral can be seen here.

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Carving of child, St Paul's
Grinling Gibbons and assistants

That the cathedral was built and has woodcarvings of this delicacy and tenderness is a tribute to Wren and Gibbons and the British people who supported them.

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