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The bell tower of the Cathedrale - Bayeux
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The bell tower of the cathedrale in Bayeux offer a good point of view off the city...

From the beginning of the XIIth century, following the fire of the building in 1105 are undertaken important jobs which will touch progressively all parties of the building and that will persist till the end of the XVth century by the coronation of the central tower.

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