Navigation Menu+

Famous Buildings

Page 1 of 3

Famous buildings list

Posted by on June 23, 2021 – 12:06 am

Famous buildings list

Additional images and more below. Google Maps Did the Brown Palace make the cut? Nope — it finished in 16th place. How about the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception? It comes in at number 19. The State Capitol? Number 24. The Denver Art Museum? 27, one space behind the Daniels & Fisher Tower. So what s in the top ten? The list is dominated by Denver s tallest buildings, with many of them clustered along 17th Street. Count down Ranker s ten favorites below, complete with photos and excerpts (with links) from their respective Wikipedia pages…

read more

London Famous buildings

Posted by on May 17, 2021 – 11:26 pm

London Famous buildings

Kanye West has screened his controversial new video at various locations around London. The US rapper, who has already angered a number of people with the racy Famous video, decided to show it to Londoners en masse on Sunday evening. Rather than having exclusive screening events, West projected the raunchy video on to various building so that onlookers could get a glimpse of the naked celebrity lookalikes. The superstar tweeted the locations of the screenings just a few hours before they started, telling fans to congregate in Shoreditch and in Covent…

read more

Famous medieval buildings

Posted by on March 14, 2021 – 10:06 pm

Famous medieval buildings

St Stephen’s Cathedral (Stephansdom), situated at the heart of Vienna, has survived many wars and is now a symbol of the city’s freedom. The Gothic cathedral stands on the ruins of two earlier churches and was largely initiated by Rudolf IV, Duke of Austria, in the 14th century. Its most recognizable characteristic, the diamond-patterned tile roof, was only added in 1952. 9Burgos Cathedral The Burgos Cathedral is a medieval cathedral in Burgos, dedicated to the Virgin Mary. It is famous for its vast size and unique Gothic architecture. Construction…

read more

Building entrance

Posted by on December 16, 2020 – 06:44 pm

Building entrance

Provide electrical protection in areas served by exposed outside plant cables and are designed for indoor use only. Safety standards for telecom protection devices are covered by UL 497. All of Circa s Building Entrance Protectors and associated Plug-In units are listed with UL. View Products Circa’s line of outdoor Nema 4X protection meets the NEC Code requirement for outdoor applications, such as construction sites, portable trailers, multi-dwelling units, schools and industrial environments. View Products The CAT5e Enhanced Series are built to…

read more

LDA Builders

Posted by on December 4, 2020 – 06:31 pm

LDA Builders

Some Better Business Bureaus offer additional content & services in Business Reviews. The additional content & services are typically regional in nature or, in some cases, a new product or service that is being tested prior to a more general release. Not all enhanced content & services are available at all Better Business Bureaus. Types of Complaints Handled by handles the following types of complaints between businesses and their customers so long as they are not, or have not been, litigated: Advertising or Sales Billing…

read more

Buildings in the Middle Ages

Posted by on November 26, 2020 – 06:07 pm

Buildings in the Middle Ages

The construction of a cathedral was often led and financed to a large extent by the Cathedral Chapter (the senior clergy), while bishops tended to contribute at their own free will. However, at Durham, the bishops contribution - both intellectual and financial, was substantial. Cathedral chapters financed the construction by actively raising money from their congregations, by creating systems of fining clerics for transgressions such as tardiness, and by arranging for relics to go on tour. Taking relics on tour was a very lucrative means of fund-raising…

read more

Famous Historic buildings

Posted by on September 11, 2020 – 04:47 pm

Famous Historic buildings

The world is filled with mind-blowing to things to see, both natural and man-made. There are so many breathtaking and incredible historical sites built by ancient civilizations, it’s sometimes hard to narrow down which are the best. Think of all the lists of historical wonders out there and how different they are sometimes. Everyone has their own, including me. Below are my favorite historical sites that I think every traveler should try to visit at some point (or don’t. That’s up to you but I think you should). The story these ruins tell is part…

read more

Important buildings in a city

Posted by on July 25, 2020 – 04:22 pm

Important buildings in a city

The buildings range from a modest cottage built around 1850 to a 1950 s house with an uncanny likeness to a UFO; from a bungalow ordered out of a Sears catalogue circa 1920 to the mansions of some of Urbana s founding fathers. The list includes many of the historic buildings in our downtown - the library, the county courthouse, and many of the buildings on the 100-block of West Main Street - as well as many of the impressive fraternities and sororities that were typically built prior to World War II in eclectic styles and designed by well-known…

read more

Birmingham Architecture firms

Posted by on June 23, 2020 – 03:48 pm

Birmingham Architecture firms

Our newest List takes a look at the architecture firms behind some of the most eye-catching buildings in the Magic City. To rank the top architecture firms in Birmingham, we gathered the latest employment data from company representatives. The List ranks firms by number of architects in local offices. JoSon Firms on the List have added new employees in Birmingham over the past year, according to employment figures on the List. The number of local architects among the top companies grew by nearly 6 percent, and total employment jumped by nearly 9…

read more

Famous Irish buildings

Posted by on June 3, 2020 – 03:23 pm

Famous Irish buildings

By Tom Deignan, Contributor James Hoban, Architect of the White House. In 1785, a newspaper in Philadelphia carried this advertisement: “Any gentleman who wishes to build in an elegant style, may hear of a person properly calculated for that purpose who can execute the Joining and Carpenter’s business in the modern taste. James Hoban. Hoban was an Irishman, born in Kilkenny. George Washington never did see Hoban’s ad. But he did choose the Irishman in 1792 when it came time to build the White House. All in all, it is easy to see Hoban as the ultimate…

read more