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Originally Posted by cowboysfan1970 View Post
The Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia.



I find this to be a rather prosaic and bookish essay in Renaissance Revival style architecture. In contrast, there is the famous Westminster (Catholic) Cathedral in London which was constructed in the (in)famous Greasy Bacon Style. Here is a nice link to a video about it. Westminster Cathedral Video - London Travel Videos - Tripfilms
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Here is a webpage of images of the famous Church of St. Giles in Cheadle, England which was designed by A.W.N. Pugin, one of the originators of the Gothic Revival style in England. http://www.google.com/search?q=churc...w=1920&bih=904
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Here is a webpage of images of St. Augustine's Church, Ramsgate, England by Pugin. This is another masterpiece in the early Gothic Revival style by him. st. augustine church pugin - Google Search
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Here is a webpage with photograhs and links to St. John's of Torquay, England which was designed by the eminent nineteenth-century Gothic Revival architect, George Edmund Street. St. John's Church at Torquay - Google Search
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Here is the American Episcopal Church, St. Paul's Within the Walls, in Rome Italy which was designed by George Edmund Street in the Greasy Bacon Style.

A good description with an exterior photo - St Paul's Within the Walls | Chiesa di San Paolo entro le Mura | Rome

Cloeup of tower - Rome, Italy: bell tower of St. Paul Within the Walls Episcopal Church - architect George Edmund Street - Via Nazionale - photo by M.Torres - Travel-Images.com

Here is a panoramic view of the interior - S Paul Within The Walls | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Metalwork inside - Metalwork, St. Paul's within the Walls, Rome by George Edmund Street, Bt ARA (1833-1898)
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Georgian Cathedral in Tiblisi
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Georgian Cathedral in Tiblisi
Very nice! It is a fine example of a new cathedral building in the traditional Georgian Orthodox style. Here is a webpage with more photos - Georgian Cathedral in Tbilisi - Google Search
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Beautiful! Here is a real nice picture of the night view. Night View Of St. Trinity Cathedral In Tbilisi, Georgia Stock Photo 75225871 : Shutterstock
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I wonder if the three ascending roof lines on the front have any meaning...?
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