The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné

Master record for Schaaf no. 5509

The Cathedral, Mechelen

Attributed to: Calvert Richard Jones

Location: Mechelen

Keywords: Belgium

St. Rumbold's Cathedral (Sint-Romboutskathedraal) in Mechelen, Belgium.

The tower in the photograph was built between 1452 to 1520. It replaced a much smaller tower which dated from 1220. When completed, it would have been the tallest tower in the world, at over 167 meters high.

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