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#1033: South Tower (1140s)

Photo 1033: South Tower (1140s) - Chartres Cathedral

Photo Details

Photo ID
1033
Date
2008-07-20
Location
Chartres Cathedral
Description
View from south of the Romanesqe south tower of Chartres Cathedral, a beautiful but plain square tower with pyramid spire dating from the 1140s. It rises 349 feet (105m) high. The north spire does not match this one; it is in a Flamboyant Gothic style of the 16th century.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
2592 x 3888 px
File Size
4.86 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
48.447799° N, 1.487773° E
Date Digitized
July 20, 2008
Date Uploaded
November 12, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes