Amiens Cathedral

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Our Lady o Amiens
Notre-Dame d'Amiens
0 Amiens - Cathédrale Notre-Dame (1).JPG
Wastren front o Notre Dame d'Amiens
Basic information
LocationAmiens, Fraunce
Geografic coordinates49°53′42″N 2°18′08″E / 49.89500°N 2.30222°E / 49.89500; 2.30222Coordinates: 49°53′42″N 2°18′08″E / 49.89500°N 2.30222°E / 49.89500; 2.30222
AffiliationCatholic (Roman Rite)
DistrictDiocese o Amiens
ProvinceAirchdiocese o Reims
RegionPicardy
KintraFraunce
Ecclesiastical or organisational statusCathedral
StatusActive
Heritage designation1862, 1981
LeadershipBishop Jean-Luc Bouilleret[1]
Wabsteidcatholique-amiens.cef.fr
Architectural description
Airchitect(s)Robert o Luzarches, Thomas and Regnault de Cormont[2]
Airchitectural teepChurch
Airchitectural styleFrench Gothic
Grundbrakkin1220 (1220)
Completitc. 1270 (1270)
Specifications
Direction o façadeNW
Lenth145 m (476 ft)
Weenth70 m (230 ft)
Weenth (nave)14.60 m (47.9 ft)[3]
Hicht (max)42.30 m (138.8 ft)
Spire(s)1
Spire hicht112.70 m (369.8 ft)[3]
Offeecial name: Amiens Cathedral
TeepCultural
Criteriei, ii
Designatit1981[4]
Reference no.162
State Pairty Fraunce
RegionEurope an North Americae
Session5t
Offeecial name: Cathédrale Notre-Dame
Designatit1862
Reference no.PA00116046[2]
DenominationÉglise

The Cathedral Basilica o Oor Lady o Amiens (French: Basilique Cathédrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens), or simply Amiens Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral an seat o the Bishop o Amiens (currently Jean-Luc Bouilleret).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Bishop Jean-Luc Marie Maurice Louis Bouilleret". Catholic-Hierarchy.com. Retrieved 29 July 2011. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Mérimée database 1992
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Chronologie". Monumentshistoriques.free.fr. 18 April 1928. Retrieved 2013-03-25. 
  4. "Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow". Whc.unesco.org. Retrieved 12 July 2011.