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Eglise Saint Pierre, Marsilly - Nouvelle Aquitaine
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333
N 46° 13.833 W 001° 08.287
30T E 643568 N 5121348
Quick Description: [FR] La jolie petite église Saint Pierre dans le village de Marsilly et son clocher doté d'une horloge. [EN] The pretty little church Saint Pierre in the village of Marsilly and its bell tower with a clock.
Location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Date Posted: 12/5/2018 3:57:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMZN5F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
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Long Description:
[FR] La première mention de l’église date de 1223.
Elle fut détruite au début de la Guerre de cent ans, puis reconstruite avec ses fortifications entre 1360 et 1420.
Le clocher porche actuel date de cette période et a été classé monument historique en 1907.
L’église avait alors trois nefs : une centrale et deux latérales, moins hautes et mois larges. L’entrée principale donnait sur le sud du clocher porche.
Après 1450, le clocher a été surmonté d’une flèche qui servait d’amer.

[EN] The first mention of the church dates from 1223.
It was destroyed at the beginning of the Hundred Years War, then rebuilt with its fortifications between 1360 and 1420.
The current porch bell tower dates from this period and was classified as a historic monument in 1907.
The church then had three naves: one central and two lateral, less high and broad months. The main entrance overlooked the south porch.
After 1450, the steeple was surmounted by an arrow that served as a landmark.

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Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 1/1/1360

Age of Church building determined by?: Church website

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Catholic

Street address of Church:
Place de l'abbé Coll
Marsilly, Nouvelle Aquitaine France

Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed

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