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The Road Goes Ever On: Coutances Cathedral

There's a noticeable lack of ornamentation on the exterior; other churches of this vintage would have sculptural decoration

Knave view, a beautiful view, great color

Side aisle

Elevation; blind triforium

The original cathedral was consecrated in 1077, in the presence of William and his brother Odo, who was bishop; Odo was the one who carried

We've seen lot of Judgements at lots of cathedrals, but can not remember one in glass; but there it is, south transept, 14th century

One of two west tympani, a Judgement

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Diane, George, Kevin, and Robert arrived at St Lô to find the others waiting for them before a cathedral that had been partially destroyed in the bombing ...

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There are some nice gargoyles

In the 14th century apse

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The cloisters and exterior of the abbey at Mont Saint Michel.

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Crossing, Lantern Tower

Nice Hell, in Technicolor

Coutances Cathedral of France, the spectacular Gothic interior, looking toward the crossing and chancel

The Ruskin pilgrimages returned to the Ibis hotel in Caen and had dinner outdoors at the brasserie 100 feet from the hotel.

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Windows of upper chapel of Sainte-Chapelle (1238–48)

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Day of Judgement tympanum at Amiens Cathedral (1220–1270), the prototype for other high Gothic portals.

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1920: St. John the Divine with the dome and temporary walls complete. Credit

Amiens Cathedral: Said to have the most spectacular Nave in Gothic Architecture.

1892: Etching of St. John the Divine as designed by Heins & LaFarge

Amiens Cathedral choir and altar

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Cathedral de Coutances with Dave Liebman in the nave and Andy Emler on the screens. Phone snap: Richard Lee

Diane, George, Kevin, and Robert arrived at St Lô to find the others waiting for them before a cathedral that had been partially destroyed in the bombing ...

Visitors stroll through Coutances' serene Jardin des Plantes with the twin towers of Cathedrale de

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Coutances Cathedral, Central Tower

It boasts the tallest steeple in the world, now aged all of 125 years, barely older than Cram's contributions to the architecture of West Point.

Cathédrale ...

St Davids has been a site of worship for more than 1500 years since it was founded by St David in the middle of the sixth century.

Saturday ...

After the fact: A sampling of the churches and cathedrals we saw at Caen, Chartres, Bayeux, and Coutances.

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Diane, George, Kevin, and Robert arrived at St Lô to find the others waiting for them before a cathedral that had been partially destroyed in the bombing ...

Amiens Cathedral; arcade, triforium and claire-voie. 42.30 meters (138.8 ft). (1220–1270). The choir of ...

This was the highlight of the year for many. The choir made its first ever visit to Venice, with a musical programme comprising Sung Mass at one of Venice's ...

Fig. n.15 The Ulm Minster, Ulm, Germany. Engraving by P. Ahrens after W. Mayer, 1854. Trieste, Italy, Österreichischer Lloyd.

It is thought to date from the 11th century, within a few years after the battle. It was originally housed in Bayeux Cathedral but is now displayed in the ...

The Old Mill at Vernon in Normandy

I mention this because I haven't really talked about the weather. Well – it has sucked ever since we arrived. it has constantly been cold – we dress in ...

Diane, George, Kevin, and Robert arrived at St Lô to find the others waiting for them before a cathedral that had been partially destroyed in the bombing ...

Interior of Coutances Cathedral

Then on to the stunning church of Santa Maria dei Frari to sing at evening Mass.

... 600 (see Fig. n.55)—completed in 1910 by Cram, Goodhue, and Ferguson, has been misrepresented as the highest all-stone masonry edifice in the world.

Vaulted nave of Strasbourg Cathedral (1277–1318)

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Omaha Beach, a beautiful place now.

Tuesday: This was the big day. The highlight of the tour was definitely singing in the cathedral. A quick rehearsal outside attracted a large crowd.

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Rear of Cologne Cathedral, Cologne, Germany (1248–1473)

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1990: The front facade, as designed by Cram, after a decade of stone

A few spectacular tombs and much of the statuary on the exterior, dated from the 12th to the 15th century are still in situ.

Fig. n.8 Postcard depicting St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York, NY (Detroit, MI: Detroit Publishing Company, early twentieth century).

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Just a few more watercolours of Normandy by Gordon C. Home – guest artist blogger

... Bayeux, which had another very different cathedral (as well as the famous tapestry, which some of us didn't go see for lack of time) with lots and lots ...

The cathedral dominates the skyline and merits a blog post of its own. It is simply stunning.

Nantes Cathedral

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photographs of the damage that Coutances suffered during the war. These have been placed in the position from where the photograph had been taken and enable ...

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The burial of St Thomas Becket

lying in our tent after our visit to the cathedral I was reminded of the dome, the upward lines and thought about how I might use that in cloth.

The Ruskin pilgrimages returned to the Ibis hotel in Caen and had dinner outdoors at the brasserie 100 feet from the hotel.

PIERRE, COUTANCES

The cathedrals at Bayeux and Coutances are free to enter and you can admire the stained glass windows and ornate architectural detail.

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Reims Cathedral from the northwest (1211–1345)