This photograph, believed to be taken from the Crowne Plaza, looks south down St. Paul’s Blvd. in Norfolk. On the horizon is the Basilica of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church. The cathedral was constructed in 1858 after the original structure was destroyed by a fire.
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Cities and towns -- Virginia -- Norfolk; Architecture, Modern -- 19th century; Architecture -- Religious architecture -- Virginia -- Norfolk;
United States of America
Smolski, Chet, "Norfolk: St Paul’s Blvd, The Basilica of St Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church" (1985). Browse All. 561.
cathedral, aerial, cityscape, downtown, religious architecture, roads