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Cahors Cathedral

Cahors Cathedral

General Information

Structural Type: Dome
Function / usage: Cathedral
Built: 1080 - 1135
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Cahors, Lot (46), Midi-Pyrénées, France, Europe
Coordinates: 44° 26' 50.00" N    1° 26' 34.00" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 20 m
height max. 32 m
diameter at base 18 m
thickness of Western wall 7.50 m
pier dimensions (plan view) 10 m x 4 m
nave length 56 m

Materials

building structure stone

Chronology

1112

Construction of the cathedral begins.

1120

Construction of the nave begins.

Participants

Renovation
Architecture

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20003244
  • Date created
    15/05/2002
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014