Strauss Heel-trunnion Bascule Bridge
Vertical Lift Bridge
"House in Buckingham Gate, London." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910
A life buoy, is a life saving buoy designed to be thrown to a person in the water, to provide buoyancy,…
Buttress and Flying Buttress.
"An external brick or stone support to the wall of a building, or to a simple wall." — Williams,…
Flying Buttress, St. Ouen.
"The civic buildings of Venice are many of them fine specimens of the same style; of these, one of the…
"Each story of the chief buildings of Venice possess a separate tier of columns and an entablature.…
"S. Sominic's Orange Tree, with Campanile of S. Alessio." — Young, 1901
"Campanile and Facade of SS Giovanni E Paolo." — Young, 1901
"Candelabrum in S. Paolo Fuori." — Young, 1901
Architectural figures bearing baskets on their heads.
This canopy is made out of carved wood in a design of spikes, leaf scrolls and two birds at the base.…
A canopy is an overhead roof or structure that is able to provide shade or shelter. A canopy can also…
Site of the Shrine of St. Thomas, Canterbury Cathedral.
Aproach to Canterbury Cathedral.
Baptistry at Canterbury Cathedral.
Transept of the Martyrdom at Canterbury Cathedral.
Tomb of the Black Prince at Canterbury Cathedral.
Martyrdom of St. Thomas at Canterbury Cathedral.
Chapter House and Angel Tower, Canterbury Cathedral
Towers of the West Gate at Canterbury Cathedral.
The Chair of St. Augustine at Canterbury Cathedral.
"The top of a column or pillar." — Williams, 1889
"In their private dwellings the Egyptians sometimes used graceful columns and the true arch (both of…
"The Composite or Roman order was the outcome of the attempt to improve the Corinthian, of which it…
Capital of a Corinthian column.
Capital of a Doric column.
Capital of a Ionic column.
"The favorite order was the richly-decorated Corinthian, the beauty of which the Romans strove to increase…
Capital of a Tuscan column.
The Capitoline Hill, between the Forum and the Campus Martius, is one of the seven hills of Rome. By…
The Walls of Carcassonne are what fortify the French town of Carcassonne in France. It was fortified…
Figures of women dressed in long robes, serving to support entablatures.
Alcazar in Segovia, Spain.
A European castle.
The Norwich Castle was built in 1067 by the order of William the Conquerer, who was King of England…
The Pontefract Castle is located in the town of Pontefract in West Yorkshire, England. It was where…
The Windsor castle is located in the county of Berkshire in England. It is the largest inhabited castle…
"New Zealand Chambers." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910
"Chancel" is an architectural term for the space around the altar at the liturgical east end of a traditional…
"The Chapter-House, Salisbury Cathedral." —D'Anvers, 1895
Chaucer's Tomb at Westminster Abbey.
The Viaduct of Chaumont is a railway bridge that connects Paris to Basel. It was built in 1856 and stands…
"Chelsea Town Hall." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910
A chevron found in architecture.
Chevron molding, consists of a variety of fret ornament of a zigzag form, common in Norman architecture.
Famous for its low, classic architecture is the Chicago Public Library.
Church of Sant' Apollinare Nuovo at Ravenna by Theodoric.
"Doorway of Barfestron Church, Kent." —D'Anvers, 1895
Tower of Barton-on-Humber church, Lincolnshire. Saxon Architecture is the earliest stage of native English…
Cinquefoil, a Gothic ornament found in stone decorations of windows or panels.