Posts Tagged ‘Churches’

Cathedral Church of St. Nicholas @ Newcastle, United Kingdom

March 6th, 2011 10 Commented

The St. Nicholas's Cathedral, located on St. Nicholas Street, is famous for its crown spire. It, dating from the 14th and 15th centuries, was formerly the city's parish church, and it still has the feel of an intimate parish church about it. It is the mother church of the diocese of Newcastle...

Armenian Church, Singapore

January 27th, 2010 7 Commented

The Armenian Church of St. Gregory the Illuminator is Singapore's oldest church, located in Hill Street. It was built in 1835 and designed by an Irish architect, George D. Coleman. The church is dedicated to St Gregory the Illuminator, the first Armenian monk. It is now a national monument, gazetted in 1973 by the National Preservation board.