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Eglise Saint-Loup - Châlons-en-Champagne, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
N 48° 57.603 E 004° 22.154
31U E 600227 N 5423918
Quick Description: [EN] The first church, with wooden pan dates back to the thirteenth century with the creation of the parish of the same name; at the beginning of the 14th century a bell tower was added and a portal completed in 1662. [FR]La première église, à pan de bois remonte au XIIIe siècle avec la création de la paroisse éponyme ; au début XIVe siècle une tour clocher y fut ajoutée et un portail achevé en 1662.
Location: Grand-Est, France
Date Posted: 6/9/2019 1:44:57 PM
Waymark Code: WM10Q5T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:

"The first church, with wooden pan dates back to the thirteenth century with the creation of the parish of the same name, in the early fourteenth century a bell tower was added and a portal completed in 1662.

A major restructuring desired by Abbé Chapiteau was conducted from 1885 by the architect Ernest Collin; the old gate was dismantled and is currently Henri Vendel passage in the courtyard of the Hôtel Dubois de Crancé.

It is decorated with many windows dating from the fifteenth century for the oldest. "

Sources : The Church

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" La première église, à pan de bois remonte au XIIIe siècle avec la création de la paroisse éponyme ; au début XIVe siècle une tour clocher y fut ajoutée et un portail achevé en 1662.

Une importante restructuration voulue par l'abbé Chapiteau fut menée à partir de 1885 par l'architecte Ernest Collin ; l'ancien portail fut démonté et se trouve actuellement passage Henri Vendel dans la cour de l'Hôtel Dubois de Crancé.

Elle est décorée de nombreuses verrières datant du XVe siècle pour les plus anciennes. "

Sources : L’Eglise

Building Materials: Stone

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