Interior of the Temple Church., from Old England: A Pictorial Museum (1845), added on 13th Aug 2012

Interior of the Temple Church.

The Temple Church was built by (or for) the Knights Templar in London in the 12th Century. Some time after the Knights Templar were destroyed (in 1307) the temple was given by Edward II to the Knights Hospitaller, who in turn rented it out ot the Inner Temple and Middle Temple, two societies of lawyers, who still hold it today.

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(Via Words and Pictures From Old Books)

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