National Geographic : 1922 Jul
CATHEDRALS OF THE OLD AND NEW WORLD Photograph from "Topical" © Central Aerophoto Co., Ltd. AIRPLANE VIEW OF ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL This truly noble Renaissance building in the heart of London is the masterpiece of Sir Christopher Wren. The most imposing feature is the central dome, which is acknowledged to be one of the finest that ever crowned a great church. St. Paul's is the burial-place of the famous naval and military heroes of Great Britain, the most conspicuous shrines being those of Nelson and Wellington.