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
Releegion
AffiliationRoushie Orthodox
Ecclesiastical or organisational statusState Historical Museum wi occasional kirk services syne 1991
Year consecratit12 Julie 1561 (1561-07-12)[1]
StatusActive
Location
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
Architecture
Airchitect(s)Barma an Postnik Yakovlev[2]
TeepKirk
Grundbrakin1555 (1555)
Specifications
Hicht (max)47.5 metres (156 ft)[3]
Dome(s)9
Spire(s)2
Official name: Kremlin an Reid Squerr, Moscow
TeepCultural
Criteriai, ii, iv, vi
Designatit1990[4]
Reference no.545
State PairtyRoushie
RegionEurope an North Americae
Session14t
Wabsteid
Cathedral of Vasily the Blessed
State Historical Museum

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.