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Unique Steeples
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Description:
This category is a place to waymark unique and unusual steeples with a minimum height of 20 feet or 6.1 meters. Interesting architecture, out of the ordinary designs, very tall steeples - these are the type of structures to be placed in the Unique Steeples category.
Expanded Description:

The Unique Steeples category is for steeples that have outstanding architectural elements, such as: multiple tiers, non-traditional architecture, unusual shape or height. These are usually found on churches, cathedrals, courthouses, city halls and other similar structures. The steeple must be an integral part of the structure.

This category will not accept small, simple, plain or mass produced steeples, such as: on top of motels, park pavilions, gazebos, LDS churches (spires) or similar structures.

May 8, 2019
The Unique Steeples category is updated and new requirements were added and modification to some existing requirements.
All previous approved waymarks that do not meet the new requirements are grandfathered.

Instructions for Posting a Unique Steeples Waymark:
  1. Any steeple accepted in this category must be a minimum height of 20 feet or 6.1 meters.
  2. Visit a church or other structure with a steeple that meets all the requirements and provide a minimum of three photographs. There must be a close up of the steeple and an overview of the structure, also any sign, plaque, cornerstone or other signage. A transcription is encouraged. Interior photographs are also encouraged and appreciated.
  3. In the long description include: a minimum of three (3) sentences. Required is the name of the structure, a description of the steeple and any historical information, if known. Other options: describe the location, history of the area and/or any unique or interesting features of the steeple. The 3 sentence requirement is a personal narrative and is in addition to any copied text.
  4. Quoted material must have its source indicated, be placed within "quotation marks" to distinguish it from the personal narrative, and be accompanied by a link if sourced from the internet.
  5. The waymarker must personally obtain GPS coordinates.
  6. An English translation is required, however multi-lingual submissions are encouraged.
  7. Naming requirement: NO tilde (~) or double hyphens (--) are allowed in the title.

    Include in the title the name of structure, city and state/province. Please omit from the title a phyical address and steeple descriptors, such as: old, tall, ornate, spiral, metal, etc.

    Abbreviations are acceptable for state or province.
    Country is optional.

  8. Example: St. Michael’s Catholic Church - Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
    Example: Joplin Courthouse - Joplin, MO
    Example: Adelaide Town Hall - Adelaide, South Australia

Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Enjoy your visit, tell your story and post a picture.
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Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Saint Pierre - Dompierre sur mer, Franceview gallery

WW34.8 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Saint Pierre - Dompierre sur mer, France

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[FR] L'église Saint Pierre dont la construction initiale date du XIe siècle, est située au cœur du Bourg. [EN] The Saint Pierre church, originally built in the 11th century, is located in the center of the village.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 5/7/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

Image for Clocher de la Grosse Horloge - La Rochelle, Nouvelle Aquitaine, Franceview gallery

WW42.3 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de la Grosse Horloge - La Rochelle, Nouvelle Aquitaine, France

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[FR] Le clocher de la Grosse Horloge située sur le Vieux Port de La Rochelle. [EN] The steeple of the Big Clock located on the Old Port of La Rochelle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 7/16/2019

last visited: 7/16/2019

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Saint-Jean l’Evangéliste - Triaize, Pays de la Loireview gallery

WW46.3 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Saint-Jean l’Evangéliste - Triaize, Pays de la Loire

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[FR] Le clocher de l'Eglise Saint-Jean l’Evangéliste située au centre du village de Triaize en Vendée. [EN] The steeple of St. John the Evangelist Church located in the village center of Triaize Vendée.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 2/22/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Saint Gaudens - Fouras, Franceview gallery

SWSW47.5 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Saint Gaudens - Fouras, France

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[FR] La magnifique église Saint Gaudens de Fouras, classée monument historique français. [EN] The magnificent Saint Gaudens church in Fouras, listed as a French historical monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 2/20/2019

last visited: 7/27/2015

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Saint Pierre - Chasnais, Pays de la Loire, Franceview gallery

NWNW51 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Saint Pierre - Chasnais, Pays de la Loire, France

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[FR] La jolie petite église Saint Pierre située dans le centre du village de Chasnais en Vendée. [EN] The pretty little church Saint Pierre located in the center of the village of Chasnais in Vendée.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 6/4/2019

last visited: 6/17/2019

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Saint Denis - Saint-Denis du Payré, Franceview gallery

WW51.7 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Saint Denis - Saint-Denis du Payré, France

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[FR] Le clocher de la jolie petite église Saint Denis dans le centre de Saint Denis du Payré. [EN] The bell tower of the pretty little Saint Denis church in the center of Saint Denis du Payré.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 5/7/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Saint Pierre - Lairoux, Pays de la Loire, Franceview gallery

WW53.1 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Saint Pierre - Lairoux, Pays de la Loire, France

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[FR] Le clocher de l' Eglise Saint Pierre à Lairoux. [EN] The steeple of Saint Pierre church in Lairoux.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 6/3/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Saint Paulin Saint Liphard - Rom, Nouvelle Aquitaine, Franceview gallery

EE57 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Saint Paulin Saint Liphard - Rom, Nouvelle Aquitaine, France

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[FR] L'Eglise Saint Paulin Saint Liphard au centre du bourg de Rom. [EN] Saint Paulin Saint Liphard church in the center of the the village of Rom.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 6/18/2019

last visited: 6/19/2019

Image for Clocher Eglise Ste Radegonde. Vasles Franceview gallery

NENE57.5 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher Eglise Ste Radegonde. Vasles France

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Clocher de l'église

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 3/22/2014

last visited: 4/20/2014

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Saint Martin - Couhé, Nouvelle Aquitaine, Franceview gallery

EE62.3 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Saint Martin - Couhé, Nouvelle Aquitaine, France

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[FR] Le clocher de l'église Saint Martin dans le centre du village de Couhé. [EN] The steeple of Saint Martin Church, in the center of the village of Couhé.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 6/17/2019

last visited: 6/17/2019

Image for Clocher Eglise Saint Etienne -  Ars en Re, Nouvelle Aquitaine, Franceview gallery

WW68.7 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher Eglise Saint Etienne - Ars en Re, Nouvelle Aquitaine, France

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in the town center dans le centre ville

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 7/3/2019

last visited: 5/13/2019

Image for Le Clocher de l'Église Saint-Nicolas - Civray, Franceview gallery

EE72.3 km

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Unique SteeplesLe Clocher de l'Église Saint-Nicolas - Civray, France

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[EN] The steeple is an octagonal lantern tower located at the crossing of the transept. [FR] Le clocher est une tour lanterne octogonale située à la croisée du transept.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 3/2/2018

last visited: 2/9/2018

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise Paroissiale Saint-Martin - Ligugé, Nouvelle Aquitaine, Franceview gallery

EE78.5 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise Paroissiale Saint-Martin - Ligugé, Nouvelle Aquitaine, France

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[FR] Le clocher de l'Eglise Paroissiale Saint-Martin de Ligugé près de l'abbaye Saint Martin. [EN] The steeple of Parish Church Saint-Martin de Ligugé near Saint Martin Abbey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 7/27/2019

last visited: 7/27/2019

Image for Clocher de l'Eglise St Laud, Angers - Pays de la Loireview gallery

NN133.6 km

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Unique SteeplesClocher de l'Eglise St Laud, Angers - Pays de la Loire

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[FR] L'église St Laud est située en plein cœur d'Angers, vous l'apercevrez depuis le château. [EN] The church St Laud is located in the heart of Angers, you will see from the castle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 2/20/2019

last visited: 7/10/2019

Image for Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste - Langeais - Franceview gallery

NENE141.6 km

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Unique SteeplesEglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste - Langeais - France

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L'église Saint Jean Baptiste, placé non loin du château, illumine de sa majestueuse flèche cette petite cité de Touraine The church of Saint Jean Baptiste, located not far from the castle, illuminates this small Touraine town with its majestic spire

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: France

date approved: 5/25/2019

last visited: never

Image for Le Clocher de la Cathédrale Saint-Front - Périgueux, Franceview gallery

SESE159.6 km

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Unique SteeplesLe Clocher de la Cathédrale Saint-Front - Périgueux, France

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[FR] La cathédrale Saint-Front est une cathédrale catholique romaine, siège du diocèse de Périgueux et Sarlat, située dans le centre-ville de Périgueux [EN] The cathedral Saint-Front is a catholic Roman cathedral, seat of the diocese of Périgueux and Sarlat, located in the center of Périgueux

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 11/28/2018

last visited: 11/25/2018

Image for Cathédrale st Gatien de Tours, Franceview gallery

NENE160.8 km

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Unique SteeplesCathédrale st Gatien de Tours, France

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Cathédrale st Gatien de Tours

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member celene37

location: Centre-Val-de-Loire, France

date approved: 4/30/2018

last visited: 4/7/2019

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