The ground began to level and they were able to hurry their descent, but only briefly before a second near-perpendicular drop again necessitated a detour.
A massive collection of sinister looking implements was growing—tools of their trade, all apparently necessary in order to remain aloft when maneuvering up or down perpendicular columns of frozen water.
Brady reached the intersection and saw the tunnel running perpendicular opened into a crowded underground city.
The cruciform church of St Mary, with a central tower and short spire, is in great part Early English, with Perpendicular additions; but considerable traces of a Norman building were revealed during a modern restoration.
The church of St Andrew retains some ornate Norman work, but is mainly a Perpendicular reconstruction.