0 Likes

Bendigo Sacred Heart Cathedral Interior View II
Victoria

The beautiful Sacred Heart Cathedral was designed by the architect W Tappin in 1887. The architectural style is English Gothic.

The cathedral is the largest cathedral outside Melbourne and reputedly the last Early Gothic style cathedral built in the world. Construction began in 1896 and continued until 1908 before lapsing through lack of funds until 1954 when work recommenced.

It was completed in 1977. Dominating the Bendigo skyline, it is built of Geelong sandstone and the tallest spire is 86.6 metres with the bronze cross at its apex weighing 3 tonnes and standing 7 metres.

Check out my 360cities.net profile here, or check out my website and drop me a note.

Copyright: Marcus Mawby
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Uploaded: 26/01/2010
Updated: 02/10/2014
Views:

...


Tags: bendigo; sacred heart cathedral; victoria; english gothic; church; catholic
comments powered by Disqus

Marcus Mawby
Bendigo Sacred Heart Cathedral Interior - Catholic Church
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo Sacred Heart Cathedral - Lady Chapel
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo Sacred Heart Cathedral Main Entrance - Catholic Church
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo Sacred Heart Cathedral - Baptistry
Klaus Mayer
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Marcus Mawby
Alexandra Fountain, Charing Cross, Bendigo
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo Christmas Tree, Rosalind Park, 2011
Marcus Mawby
Christmas Tree Lights View Street and Pall Mall Bendigo
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo Poppet Head Lookout - Rosalind Park
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo RSL Memorial Hall & Military Museum
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo RSL Memorial Hall & Military Museum Front View
Marcus Mawby
Lansell Gardens Bendigo Victoria
vasinbkk
On top the Siam Discovery Tower
Willy Kaemena
TV Tower Berlin 2012
Christof Martin - pfalz360.de
Gotthard Pass
Valentin Arfire
sant celoni
Robert L. Tilden
Point-Arena-Lighthouse-California-USA
Christof Martin - pfalz360.de
Pilatus View North/West
Valentin Arfire
Girona
Ignacio Duran de la Re
Formas de Piedra - el azul estudio
Marco den Herder
Madeira (Monte) - Nossa Senhora
Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica
Vista Panoramica Office in Campos do Jordão SP Brazil
Didier Rodrigue
Construction Du Pont
Markus Matern
First Light at Gornergrat
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo Poppet Head Lookout - Rosalind Park
Marcus Mawby
Sydney Chinese Garden of Friendship - Darling Harbour View 03
Marcus Mawby
Melville Caves Lookout - Kooyoora State Park - Central Victoria
Marcus Mawby
Circular Quay Sydney Australia
Marcus Mawby
The Convent Gallery - The Infirmary Lookout - Daylesford Victoria
Marcus Mawby
Croft Alley Graffiti Wall Melbourne
Marcus Mawby
Melville Caves 03 - Kooyoora State Park - Central Victoria
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo Chinese Gardens - Kuan Yin Temple Entrance
Marcus Mawby
Malaysian Twin Petronas Towers - Suria KLCC Kuala Lumpur
Marcus Mawby
Christmas Tree Lights View Street and Pall Mall Bendigo
Marcus Mawby
Bendigo RSL Memorial Hall & Military Museum
Marcus Mawby
Sydney Chinese Garden of Friendship - Darling Harbour View 02
More About Victoria

Victoria is Australia's second smallest State and covers only 3% of Australia's land area but has the second highest population of all States and Territories. Victoria's mainland and islands have a total length of 2,512 kilometres coastline which is about 4.2% of Australia's 59,736 kilometres of coastline. Australia is the driest inhabited continent and Victoria is no exception although the state capital Melbourne has the reputation to have 4 seasons in one day. Victoria is located in the southeast of mainland Australia and includes the most southern point on mainland Australia at Wilsons Promontory National Park.