The Dorset Coast and Dorchester, by Reginald Lander. At the top is a depiction of Poole harbour, one of the largest natural harbours in England. Underneath is the main street through the county town of Dorchester, with the historic St Peter's Church in the centre. The church was significantly restored in the 1850s by J Hicks and the local novelist Thomas Hardy. Original Vintage Railway Poster available on originalrailwayposters.co.uk
Santa Maria del Fiore, designed by Arnolfo di Cambio, is the third largest church in the world (after St. Peter’s in Rome and St. Paul’s in London) and was the largest church in Europe when it was completed in the 15th century. https://www.pilgrim-info.com/piazza-del-duomo-florence/
St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City, Italy. The most renowned work of Renaissance architecture and remains one of the largest churches in the world. In Roman Catholic tradition, the basilica is the burial site of its namesake Saint Peter, one of the twelve apostles of Jesus. Because of its location in the Vatican, the Pope presides at a number of services throughout the year.
. . @fiftyshades_of_history is honoured to feature one of the amazing images tagged to #fiftyshades_of_history . Today we present : @lady_jsl The Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican or simply St. Peter's Basilica(Latin: Basilica Sancti Petri; Italian: Basilica Papale di San Pietro in Vaticano) is an Italian Renaissance church in Vatican City the papal enclave within the city of Rome. Designed principally by Donato Bramante Michelangelo Carlo Maderno and Gian Lorenzo Bernini St…