An arcade is a succession of arches, each counter-thrusting the next, supported
by columns, ... In Gothic architecture, the arcade can be located in the interior, in
the lowest part of the wall of t...
Starting with Saint-Denis, this became a feature of Gothic cathedrals. .... Socles:
Architectural term referring to the lower panels of a portal, often located under ...
A glossary of terms for Gothic & Medieval architecture. ... Sometimes defined as
the central aisle only. newel - the supporting upright pillar around which winding
n a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout
Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; characterized by slender vertical ...
The Earthlore Gothic Dreams study reference glossary of architectural terms ...
Basilica : A term sometimes used in reference to a cathedral for ceremonial ...
May 20, 1997 ... An illustrated and cross-referenced dictionary of mainly architectural terms from
Jane Vadnal of the University of Pittsburgh.
In ancient Roman architecture, a large rectangular building used as a ... The term
is also used to describe the entire east end of a church beyond the crossing. ... a
French Gothic cathedral, with its apse, ambulatory, and radiating chapels.
of or relating to a style of writing that describes strange or frightening events that
take place in mysterious places. : of or relating to a style of architecture that was ...
Pictures illustrating the definition of 'Gothic' in the Illustrated Dictionary of British
Churches, History and Architecture. Part of the Britain Express Historic churches
In Gothic architecture, a flying buttress is a freestanding element connected by ...
Campanile, term only applied to a bell tower which is detached from a church.