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Miki1993
Dec 21, 2018, 11:24 PM
Official sources: https://www.emporis.com/buildings/316639/belfast-cathedral-belfast-united-kingdom
Unofficial sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Anne%27s_Cathedral,_Belfast
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Building Name: St Anne's Cathedral
Other Names: Belfast Cathedral
Street Address: Donegall Street
City: Belfast
Postal Code: BT1
State/Province: Northern Ireland
Country: United Kingdom
Wikipedia.org URL: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Anne%27s_Cathedral,_Belfast
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.com) URL: https://www.emporis.com/buildings/316639/belfast-cathedral-belfast-united-kingdom
Architect: Thomas Drew
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words):
• 40 m "Spire of Hope" added in 2007
Coordinates (with decimal fraction): 54.6028, -5.9286

Heights--
- spire: 72 m (Emporis)
- pre-2007 height: 32 m (Wikipedia lists 2007 spire height as 40 m)

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Cancelled, Destroyed, etc...): Built

Construction Dates--
- started: 1899
- finished: 1904

Structure Type(s): Church
Building Use(s): Religious
Building Style(s): Romanesque Revival

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Official sources: https://www.emporis.com/buildings/317959/st-peters-cathedral-belfast-united-kingdom
Unofficial sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Peter%27s_Cathedral,_Belfast
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Building Name: St Peter's Cathedral
Native Name: Ard Eaglais Naomh Peadar
Street Address: Albert Terrace
City: Belfast
Postal Code: BT12
State/Province: Northern Ireland
Country: United Kingdom
Wikipedia.org URL: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Peter%27s_Cathedral,_Belfast
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.com) URL: https://www.emporis.com/buildings/317959/st-peters-cathedral-belfast-united-kingdom
Architect: Fr. Jeremiah Ryan McAuley, John O'Neill
Coordinates (with decimal fraction): 54.5990, -5.9445

Heights--
- spire: 52 m (estimate)

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Cancelled, Destroyed, etc...): Built

Construction Dates--
- started: 1860
- finished: 1866

Structure Type(s): Church
Building Use(s): Religious
Building Style(s): Neo-gothic