EdStockPhoto

#8983: South Tower (1140s)

Photo 8983: South Tower (1140s) - Chartres Cathedral

Photo Details

Quick Facts

Photo ID
8983
Credit
Title
South Tower (1140s)
Caption
View from southwest 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.
Geotag
48.447799° N, 1.487773° E
Uploaded
August 15, 2011
ISO
100