Radiating chapels

Radiating chapels

The chapels added to an apse and fanning out in a radial pattern.

radiating chapels

Chapels projecting radially from the curve of an ambulatory or rarely of an apse.
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Contract notice: Convergence pf1 grand place area and unesco heritage - project saint nicolas church in havre to mons - lot5a reroofing aisle and is adjacent to the chapels - lot 5b re-roofing of the west aisle and the adjoining chapels - lot 5c reroofing ambulatory, radiating chapels, the boardroom and the catechism of the winter chapel.
15v); the creation, for the nuns, of a "closure ou choir Saint John Evangelist," a partitioned area possibly located in one of the transepts or chapels (one of the radiating chapels at Flines was dedicated to Saint John) (fol.
The church's ambulatory and radiating chapels were designed to contain ample space for displaying and honoring relics, functions they have served since 24 February, 1600.
1 fate: restoration stained glass windows radiating chapels and north transept at st saviour~s cathedral.