Great Lavra Belltower, Kiev, Ukraine

Great Lavra Belltower, Kiev, Ukraine

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The Great Lavra Belltower or the Great Belfry is the main belltower of the ancient cave monastery of Kiev Pechersk Lavra in Kiev (Kyiv), the capital of Ukraine. It is one of the most notable buildings of the Kiev skyline. The diameter of the tower's lowest tier at its base is 28.8 meters, and the thickness of the first tier walls is 8 meters. The tower's foundation exceeds 7 meters... #belfry #belltower #cathedral #church #lavra #monastery
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