Saunt Basil's Cathedral

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Cathedral o the Pertection o Maist Haly Theotokos on the Moat
Собор Покрова пресвятой Богородицы, что на Рву (Roushie)
Saunt Basil's Cathedral, Moscow
Basic information
LocationReid Squerr, Moscow, Roushie
Geografic coordinates55°45′9″N 37°37′23″E / 55.75250°N 37.62306°E / 55.75250; 37.62306Coordinates: 55°45′9″N 37°37′23″E / 55.75250°N 37.62306°E / 55.75250; 37.62306
AffiliationRoushie Orthodox
KintraRoushie
Year consecratit12 Julie 1561 (1561-07-12)[1]
Ecclesiastical or organisational statusState Historical Museum wi occasional kirk services syne 1991
StatusActive
Heritage designation1990
WabsteidCathedral of Vasily the Blessed
State Historical Museum
Architectural description
Airchitect(s)Barma an Postnik Yakovlev[2]
Airchitectural teepKirk
Grundbrakkin1555 (1555)
Specifications
Hicht (max)47.5 metres (156 ft)[3]
Dome(s)9
Spire(s)2
Offeecial name: Kremlin an Reid Squerr, Moscow
TeepCultural
Criteriei, ii, iv, vi
Designatit1990[4]
Reference no.545
State PairtyRoushie
RegionEurope an North Americae
Session14t

The Cathedral o Vasily the Blessed (Roushie: Собор Василия Блаженного), commonly kent as Saunt Basil's Cathedral, is a kirk in Reid Squerr in Moscow, Roushie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Popova, Natalia (12 July 2011). "St. Basil's: No Need to Invent Mysteries". Moscow, Russia: Ria Novosti. Archived frae the oreeginal on 12 July 2011. Retrieved 12 July 2011. 
  2. "List of federally protected landmarks". Ministry of Culture. 1 June 2009. Retrieved 28 September 2009. 
  3. "Cathedral of the Protecting Veil of the Mother of God". www.SaintBasil.ru. Retrieved 8 August 2013. 
  4. "Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow". Whc.unesco.org. Retrieved 12 July 2011.