Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 41° 23.233 E 009° 09.335 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Unique Steeples
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here Steeples Chasers
Description:
This category is a place to waymark unique and unusual steeples with a minimum height of 20 feet or 6.1 meters. Interesting architecture, out of the ordinary designs, very tall steeples - these are the type of structures to be placed in the Unique Steeples category.
Expanded Description:


The Unique Steeples category is for steeples that have outstanding architectural elements, such as: multiple tiers, non-traditional architecture, unusual shape or height. These are usually found on churches, cathedrals, courthouses, city halls and other similar structures. The steeple must be an integral part of the structure.

This category will not accept small, simple, plain or mass produced steeples, such as: on top of motels, park pavilions, gazebos, LDS churches (spires) or similar structures.

May 8, 2019
The Unique Steeples category is updated and new requirements were added and modification to some existing requirements.
All previous approved waymarks that do not meet the new requirements are grandfathered.

Instructions for Posting a Unique Steeples Waymark:
  1. Any steeple accepted in this category must be a minimum height of 20 feet or 6.1 meters.
  2. Visit a church or other structure with a steeple that meets all the requirements and provide a minimum of three photographs. There must be a close up of the steeple and an overview of the structure. The close up photograph of the steeple is used as the default. If there is any sign, plaque, cornerstone or other signage a photograph is required and a transcription is encouraged. Interior photographs are also encouraged and appreciated.
  3. In the long description include: a minimum of three (3) sentences. Required is the name of the structure, a description of the steeple and any historical information, if known. Other options: describe the location, history of the area and/or any unique or interesting features of the steeple. The 3 sentence requirement is a personal narrative and is in addition to any copied text.
  4. If you are using text from any source, you are required to use "quotation marks" and provide a source link below the quoted text. This will distinguish it from the personal narrative. You have the option to use a “blockquote", provide the source link.
  5. The waymarker must personally obtain GPS coordinates.
  6. An English translation is required, however multi-lingual submissions are encouraged.
  7. Naming requirement: NO tilde (~) or double hyphens (--) are allowed in the title.

    Include in the title the name of structure, city and state/province. Please omit from the title a phyical address and steeple descriptors, such as: old, tall, ornate, spiral, metal, etc.

    Abbreviations are acceptable for state or province.
    Country is optional.

  8. Example: St. Michael’s Catholic Church - Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
    Example: Joplin Courthouse - Joplin, MO
    Example: Adelaide Town Hall - Adelaide, South Australia

Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Enjoy your visit, tell your story and post a picture.
Category Settings:
  • Waymarks can be added to this category
  • New waymarks of this category are reviewed by the category group prior to being published
  • Category is visible in the directory
Variables:
  • Location of the Steeple
  • Approximate Date of Construction
  • Website
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 10 Page: 1 of 1 prev<<<[1]>>>next
Image for Le clocher de l'église Saint-Dominique de Bonifacio - Franceview gallery

here0 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesLe clocher de l'église Saint-Dominique de Bonifacio - France

in Unique Steeples

Simple d'allure, l'église Saint Dominique de Bonifacio est surmonté d'un clocher de grand intérêt. Élevé à partir d'une base carrée, il passe à un plan octogonal et est surmonté d'un couronnement crénelé à double pointe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 2/5/2022

last visited: 2/14/2022

Image for Le campanile de l'église San Giovanni - Carbini - Franceview gallery

NN32.5 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesLe campanile de l'église San Giovanni - Carbini - France

in Unique Steeples

L'église saint Jean-Baptiste de Carbini date du XIIe siècle. Carbini fut au XIVe siècle un lieu de culte très important de la secte des Giovannali. La spécificité des Giovannali est de ne reconnaître que l'évangile selon saint Jean.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 1/4/2022

last visited: never

Image for Le clocher de l'église de l'annonciation - Corte - Franceview gallery

NN102 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesLe clocher de l'église de l'annonciation - Corte - France

in Unique Steeples

Le clocher de l’Eglise de l’Annonciation domine la haute ville. Il date de la reconstruction de l'église, le clocher précédent est désormais à l'intérieur. IL ressemble à un campanile, une longue tour avec un espace ouvert pour les cloches.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 5/26/2021

last visited: never

Image for Eglise paroissiale Saint Antoine Abbé - Aregno - Franceview gallery

NN134.5 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesEglise paroissiale Saint Antoine Abbé - Aregno - France

in Unique Steeples

L’église du village Saint-Antoine-Abbé possède un clocher orange à trois étages et une horloge. La façade est rose et parcourue de bandes blanches. L’église date du 18e siècle. La chaire à prêcher, datée de 1714 est en bois ciré et classée en 1995.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 3/6/2022

last visited: never

Image for Le clocher de l'église Santa Maria - Lumioview gallery

NN135 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesLe clocher de l'église Santa Maria - Lumio

in Unique Steeples

Cette magnifique église d'un baroque dépouillé, date de 1800. En 1880, fut achevé l'actuel clocher en pierres de taille haut de 36 m. Elle trône sur la place du village avec sa tour-clocher séparée, un détail architectural propre à la Balagne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 2/16/2022

last visited: 8/30/2022

Image for Clocher - Église Sainte-Marie de Calvi - Franceview gallery

NN135.2 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesClocher - Église Sainte-Marie de Calvi - France

in Unique Steeples

Un peu d'histoire... Construite à partir de 1774, elle présente un plan centré agrémenté d'un clocher néo-gothique érigé au cours du XIXème. Le décor intérieur néo-classique lui a valu son classement en 1988.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 5/8/2022

last visited: 8/29/2022

Image for Le clocher de l'église Santissima Annunziata d'Oci - Franceview gallery

NN135.7 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesLe clocher de l'église Santissima Annunziata d'Oci - France

in Unique Steeples

L'église de l'Annunziata de Lumio, datant du XVe siècle, est un édifice situé au village d'Occi abandonné depuis 1927 ancêtre du village de Lumio. Construite en pierre à 377 mètres d'altitude.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 2/15/2022

last visited: 8/30/2022

Image for Le clocher - Eglise du couvent Saint-Dominique de Corbara - Franceview gallery

NN136.8 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesLe clocher - Eglise du couvent Saint-Dominique de Corbara - France

in Unique Steeples

La tour clocher est sommée d'un lanternon couronné d'un dôme. The bell tower is topped by a lantern crowned with a dome.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 2/25/2022

last visited: never

Image for Le clocher de l'église de l'Annonciation de Corbara - Franceview gallery

NN138.1 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesLe clocher de l'église de l'Annonciation de Corbara - France

in Unique Steeples

Le clocher est de forme carrée, avec une horloge sur deux des côtés. Il est surmonté par un clocheton octogonal, lui même surmonté d'une croix. Une série de quatre cloches se trouvent à l'intérieur. Il est bicolore.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 2/21/2022

last visited: never

Image for Le clocher de l'église Saint-Jean-Baptiste - Bastia - Franceview gallery

NN147.7 km

Log it!

Unique SteeplesLe clocher de l'église Saint-Jean-Baptiste - Bastia - France

in Unique Steeples

Le clocher d’une hauteur de 24 mètres a évolué au cours du temps. La première toiture en tuiles, à deux pentes était construite juste au dessus des premières ouvertures en voûte dégageant les cloches.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 6/12/2021

last visited: never

Total Records: 10 Page: 1 of 1 prev<<<[1]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)