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Journal Article

Journal TitleConstruction
Article Title80 at 80 : 1970s and 1980s : Papal Cross
Editor(s)Foley, Brian
DateAugust / September 2015
Contentphotos, text
Note(s)This 35 metre high cross was constructed using steel girders. The concrete chamber which supported the cross was used as a vestry chamber when Pope John Paul the second visited in 1979. The construction firm John Sisk & Son completed the project in just four weeks.
Subject(s)altars ; crosses ; Roman Catholic ; parks ; 20th century ; architectural history ; open spaces
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