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photoblog image Cathedral of St. James, Šibenik
Cathedral of St. James, Šibenik|

Cathedral of St. James, Šibenik

The central church in Šibenik, the Cathedral of St. James, is on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Several successive architects built it completely in stone between 1431 and 1536, both in Gothic and in Renaissance style. The interlocking stone slabs of the Cathedral's roof were damaged when the city was shelled by Serbian forces in 1991, the damage has since been repaired.

comments (9)

A beautiful image John!
  • Chris
  • England
  • 14 Jun 2012, 08:32
Glad it's been repaired John: to lose something like this would be criminal
bright exposure. great view of this impressive cathedral
  • Chad Doveton
  • Where latitude and longitude meet.
  • 14 Jun 2012, 10:26
Love the barrel shaped roofs John. Some intricate design work on this church.
Great shot & architecture John!
The roof is of a type i have never seen. Thank goodness it has been restored
It is a fine looking building from up at this height.
A really nice spot to view from.
Perfect view! Very nice!
Have a nice day.

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