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Tour de Beurre in Rouen Cathedral 03 copyright French Moments

Rouen Cathedral

Tour de Beurre in Rouen Cathedral 03 copyright French Moments

Lichfield, Staffordshire, is the only medieval English cathedral with three spires. Starting in 1085 and continuing through the 12th century, the original wooden Saxon church was replaced by a Norman cathedral made from stone, and this was in turn replaced by the present Gothic cathedral begun in 1195. It was completed by the building of the Lady Chapel in the 1330s.

Lichfield is the only medieval English cathedral with three spires. Starting in 1085 and continuing through the century, the original wooden Saxon church was replaced by a Norman cathedral made from stone, and this was in turn replaced by the.

The cathedral at Laon has long been a stop on the medieval pilgrimage route to Santiago, Spain. The cathedral has six ornate towers (four of which are complete) that feature sculptures (some of oxen, which pay tribute to the animals that helped in the construction of the cathedral). The cathedral also features beautiful stained glass windows and a rhinoceros gargoyle over one of the front portals.

The cathedral at Laon has long been a stop on the medieval pilgrimage route to Santiago, Spain. The cathedral has six ornate towers (four of which are complete) that feature sculptures (some of oxen, which pay tribute to the animals that helped in the con

Rouen Cathedral Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Rouen Rouen, Normandy, France

Rouen Cathedral Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Rouen Rouen, Normandy, France

The site of the Bayeux Cathedral is an ancient one and was once occupied by Roman sanctuaries which can be seen on the grounds in special displays. The present cathedral was consecrated on 14 July 1077 in the presence of William, Duke of Normandy and King of England. It was here that William forced Harold Godwinson to take the oath, the breaking of which led to the Norman conquest of England.l

History in Bayeux France

Bayeux Cathedral - Saw William the Conqueror before the 1066 Norman Invasion of England & the D-Day Normandy Invasion of the Allies into France.

Metz Cathedral, France (St. Stephen's Cathedral / Cathédrale Saint-Étienne)    The cathedral in Metz was formed in the 14th century by joining together two churches: the nave of Saint-Etienne, built in the 13th century, was attached to the north side of an older Romanesque church. It is located in the heart of the city, on the Place d'Armes.

Saint-Étienne) It was formed in the century by joining two churches: the nave of Saint-Etienne cent.) and an older romanesque church.

Rouen Cathedral

Upon the death of Richard the Lionheart (our g grand uncle), his heart was interred at Rouen Cathedral while his body was interred at Fontevraud Abbey.

Rouen Cathedral, France, height 151 m.

Rouen Cathedral, France, height 151 m.
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