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The Bell Tower

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[..], as one of the best expert on Medieval architecture of Dalmatia, T.G. Jackson was hired to complete the construction of the bell tower of the Romanesque cathedral of St Anastasia in Zadar. The bell tower was finished in December 1893, and it is his only architectural work in Croatia. Otherwise, ground floor and first floor of the bell tower were built in 1452 (during Archbishop Vallaresso), while the upper floors were built from 1890 to 1894 by English architect and art historian Sir Thomas Graham Jackson, based on the model of the bell tower of the cathedral in Rab.[..]

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  1. a wonderful place, Pieter

    • Thank you Cybele πŸ™‚ made a monochrome version of it too πŸ™‚ perhaps I’ll send it in for a new edition of MM. And I’ve got one ‘new’ tower for you guys coming up πŸ™‚

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