View Full Version : One of biggest European church in Cherkassy

Jul 5, 2007, 10:21 AM
Official sources:
• http://www.gorod.ck.ua/index.php?mode=2&md=view&sub=Архитектура&id=6
• http://www.zavet.ru/news/0208/n17.htm
• http://orthodoxy.org.ua/uk/po_eparhiyah/cherkaska/2006/11/22/4442.html

Building Name: St.Michael cathedral
Native Name: Свято-Михайловский кафедральный собор
Official Name: Храм святого Архистратига Божьего Михаила
Address: 212 Ilyina st.
City: Cherkassy
Postal Code: 18015
State/Province: Cherkasska
Country: Ukraine

- spire: 74m http://orthodoxy.org.ua/uk/po_eparhiyah/cherkaska/2006/11/22/4442.html

Dimensions: 58x54m

Current Building Status - built

Construction Dates--
- started: 1994
- finished: 2002

Structure Type: church
Building Use: religious
Building Style: byzantine
Building Materials: masonry

Architect: archbishop Sofrony (D.Dmitruk)
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words):
• situated in Pershotravnevy park
• one of biggest church in Europe, can seat 12000 people
• in 2006 building of 102m-tall belfry was started [http://nrcu.gov.ua/index.php?id=4&listid=35518]