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St. George Round Church, Halifax
Canada

This church is really 2 churches. The first one was built in 1756 as the "Little Dutch (Deutsch) Church" used by German settlers known at the time as the "foreign protestants". Later the congregation grew to the point when the church had to be extended to accomadate non-Germans as well, which resulted in the construction of a second one in 1800.   

The style is  the product of the architectural taste of Edward, Duke of Kent, commander of the British forces based in Halifax at the time and son of King George III. 

Panorama made in March 2014.

Copyright: Richard novossiltzeff
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Uploaded: 01/05/2014
Updated: 06/05/2014
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