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Flying buttresses: stone supports on the outside of a building that allowed builders to construct higher, thinner walls that contained large stained-glass ...

Gothic architecture with quatrefoils on the flying buttresses

Flying Buttresses from A Readers Corner

The ...

At that time, the metaphor for that adventure was religious; the flying buttress was created to vault ornate ceilings into the heavens, to make buildings ...

Flying Buttresses. Having learnt about their existence in primary school, I decided I wanted

Duomo di Milano, Italy Flying buttresses on the exterior of the cathedral make it possible to acheive very tall interior spaces in the nave.

flying buttresses and cathedrals

The flying buttresses of the apse at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres.

The flying buttress emerged later as a deeper understanding of the underlying physical forces developed over time. A flying buttress carries the weight of ...

I walked around the front of the cathedral grounds and made my way to the side of the building. It was much quieter there and I joined some others that also ...

49: Famed to be the largest of its kind in the UK, the presbytery ceiling is a 13th-century wooden ceiling hanging above the high altar in St Albans ...

Bourges Cathedral - Chevet Flying Buttresses

Here is a shot showing the exterior of the choir with the prominent flying buttresses.

This drawing of a buttress at the Reims Cathedral is from an album of drawings by Villard de Honnecourt from the period 1230 - 35 obtained from Wikipedia ...

the backside of Notre Dame

Eiffel Tower and carousel in Paris with kids

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A Greek inscription with the name of a female church donor named Susaan or Shoshana.

Sheep Meadow is for the riffraff. Discerning peace-seekers know that the north end of Central Park, and the surrounding neighborhood, is the best place to ...

40: The shrine of St Alban in the center of the chapel. Covered in red silk and mounted on an ornate marble podium, it is believed to house a relic of ...

Amiens Cathedral

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White House Washington DC

Flying buttress

Inspirational Trees – Buttress Roots

Myanmar, Shwezigon Pagoda #6 • AirPano.com • Photo (Bagan) | Myanmar | Pinterest | Bagan, Beautiful buildings and Amazing places

One day not too long ago, while laying down to take a nap after speaking with my woman, I felt like I would sleep a lot easier if I had my hand ...

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High-tech tools divulge new information about the mysterious and violent fates met by these corpses

The odd-shaped "walls" that extend from the sides of this church in the. Philippines (building to right) are examples of regular buttresses.

I personally keep the Buttress on my bed every night and use it all the time! It's functional, ergonomic, fun, natural, elegant and bootyful. What's not to ...

notre dame de paris flying buttress

"I was built to guard your pennies, alas I'm a bank no more. Formerly the Yorkshire Penny Bank, just look up and enjoy! What a grand flamboyant extravaganza ...

lever cap, four line logo on iron, 90% japanning, no damage, as found, it'll be your favorite worker in no time; top:

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A doorway of two orders, described by Morris (1919, 312) as having a pointed inner arch, and an outer arch with chevron that is 'almost pointed'.

When forced to chase it down, both for my own satisfaction – the issue had nagged at me for decades – and to buttress a 35th anniversary review of ...

This was the second of three major International Exhibitions held in Dublin, constructed on what later became Iveagh Gardens – a previous exhibition was ...

Winder Building United States Trade Representative Washington DC. United States Trade Representative is chief US trade negotiator.

And quite what purpose is served by the (70º) diagonal courses of buttress–brick adjacent to the south wall and aligned to the outer buttress–edges, ...

Climbing Good Time To Be Pretty, 12a, the best line at the Iron Buttress

Looking west from the choir, showing the fan vaulting of the nave ceiling

There are areas of limited or no safety railings. There are pieces of the structure with holes for little feet to slip right through.

I personally keep the Buttress on my bed every night and use it all the time! It's functional, ergonomic, fun, natural, elegant and bootyful. What's not to ...

buttresses. Suleyman the Magnificient put two giant candlestick beside mihrab, taken from his Hungarian campaign. He also put frames on the southerly pier, ...

When you live full-time in a motorhome, no matter how big it is, there's not a lot of room for extras. In order to have enough space to be comfortable, ...

Similarly, the columns that might bracket an entrance's sides are instead vertical bands grouped in front of a gigantic domestic window, with their capitals ...

There has never have been a deeper deep state than the Soviet Union's. It controlled everything: the military, intelligence, the judicial system, ...

Storm of Iron

Grab the Duel Charm and go past the dining room with the three Deacons and into a four-way intersection. Making a left will take ...

We were six happy humbled humans looking over the clouds at the top of North America. Finally there was nowhere to go but down.

The ODB Buttress is the perfect balance between comfort, function and of course... Booty. We spent months perfecting this piece of Buttech and we want you ...

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Aloes actually eat gabion buttresses. At night, when no one is around, they dine. Rock and rusty iron is their favorite midnight snack.

With the first DLC it said “Seek the land of an ancient king, in the Black Gulch, deep below”, and with the release of the second it changed to “Seek the ...

Because of its relatively low height, the base of its solid buttresses didn't have to extend far from its walls (unlike the flying buttresses of

The incorporation of these large windows would further weaken the stability of the walls; however the strength of the flying buttresses solved such issues.

Another ...

Tollund Man's foot

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There is also a complete set of Maiden Gear along the wall close to the Giant as well as a Soul of a Nameless Soldier near the double doors.

buttresses. Suleyman the Magnificient put two giant candlestick beside mihrab, taken from his Hungarian campaign. He also put frames on the southerly pier, ...

We both fell asleep on this 1.5 hour ride; I knew I was sleepy, so I set an alarm on my phone to be sure we did not sleep through the stop ...

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The Hagfish Is the Slimy Sea Creature of Your Nightmares (3:00)

Time flies when you're enjoying yourself, and in no time at all we're rolling through the heritage-filled streets of Gympie, home to the Australian ...

In this case the bull's head and horns are above a window, and would have protected the hall's residents from evil spirits or witches entering through the ...

Granted, the head-lightening ascent of the Teide volcano, via a series of ever-tightening blind sweepers through hardscrabble desert, pine forest, ...

On a freezing cold night with strong wind stinging any exposed skin, we bundled up and braved the situation to have our dinner standing up outside at a ...

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As expected, the upper steep gorge was heavily snowed up, with plastic sticky snow crotch deep, extremely difficult to move through.

From deeper down

A Cheat Sheet for Paris First-Timers

Oh no, ick. Grabbing my right arm in both her hands saying, "I'm taking you to the Bellsouth room." I had no time for this, ...

Today, our engineering in particular is focused on functional. Housing companies who build 3,500 houses a year have no time for beauty; ...

These beasts had many attributes, two of which were to punish the wicked and add protection. Their presence thus augments the effectiveness of the ...

GOLDEN ARCHES | Revolutionary parabolic vaults in Casa Milà's attic support walls without buttresses

Washington National Cathedral

The Revolution of the Mind is Underway

There was no line at all to get in, and so we took a quick look around the interior. The massive main hall can accomodate more than 6,000 worshippers.

The final results from Alba Iulia (Apulum)

A GA would take pride in promoting and attaching poets and musicians to his court. In the evenings, the elephants of GA's would clog the narrow lanes of ...

Off into the first night, riding straight through without sleep.

AR 1991 May - Taking Flight

Among the ruins of Theodisius' church, you can see the architrave of twelve sheep that represents the twelve apostles of Christ in front of the monumental ...

This expansions puts tremendous pressure on whatever is containing it, including plastic and metal pipes. No matter the “strength” of a container, ...

A New Breed of Dragon || Drew Briney | Inspirational Trees – Buttress Roots

The climbing was all excellent and we were having a great time.

Demolition of Egyptian Cast-iron Perimeter Fence on Mount Auburn Street Halted Due to Public Outcry

They need no buttresses to support them. Before I arrived in the city, I did due diligence. I read a book on the history of ...

Among the ruins of Theodisius' church, you can see the architrave of twelve sheep that represents the twelve apostles of Christ in front of the monumental ...

Among the ruins of Theodisius' church, you can see the architrave of twelve sheep that represents the twelve apostles of Christ in front of the monumental ...

Architect Sinan also built the massive buttresses on the north and east side the mosque.

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