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monopteron

monopteron
In Greek architecture, a circular peripteral building, as a temple, having only a single row of columns.
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'One of the best-preserved Roman temples is the Maison Carree (Square House) in Nimes, which used to be a Roman colony called Nemausus.
While Italians do not appear to mind the shamed king's remains being returned, historians and editorialists spoke out strongly against the suggestion the royal pair should be housed in the circular former Roman temple. "It would be simply impossible to bury Victor Emmanuel III at the Pantheon...
Situated on a prominent corner location across from the Old State House, the building features two- and three-story windowed arches and is capped with a superstructure designed to resemble a pedimented Roman temple. Architects for the Hartford Trust Building were Morris & O'Connor.
ROMAN TEMPLE, BENWELL The fort at Benwell was one of 13 permanent forts along the line of Hadrian's Wall.
Experts said there was also the possibility that a previously undiscovered Roman temple may be sited elsewhere in the county.
Aaron did fabulous work, helping to build a pyramid, steady a stone column in a Roman temple, fly a Wright brothers' biplane, and assist with a moon landing and exploration party.
The post Archaeologists restore ancient Roman temple in Israeli port appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
Sites taking part are Tynemouth Priory and Castle, St Paul's Monastery in Jarrow, Denton Hall Turret and Benwell Roman Temple in Newcastle, and in Northumberland Belsay Hall, Chesters Roman Fort, Housesteads Roman Fort, Prudhoe Castle, Corbridge Roman Town, Aydon Castle, Brinkburn Priory and Warkworth Castle.
Everyone from Maria Callas to Bill Gates has eaten here and if you ask, someone will offer to show you the Roman temple beneath its cellars.
Inspired, conceived and run by four legislative staffers, the Capitol Classroom opens the door to a legislative world that embraces history--Thomas Jefferson designed the state capitol and modeled it after an ancient Roman temple in Nimes, France; emblems--the state dog is the foxhound, the beverage is milk, the bird is the Northern Cardinal; and civics programs--from NCSL's America's Legislators Back to School Program, to Project Citizen and internships for high school, college and graduate students.
Grand Central Terminal in New York was constructed precisely to be a Roman temple. Its domed ceiling is the Pantheon's, sort of.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The ISIL Takfiri militants destroyed parts of a famous ancient Roman temple in the historic city of Palmyra in Central Syria, a monitor group reported.