Ev.-luth. Kirche St. Nikolai in Moorfleet

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Ev.-luth. Kirche St. Nikolai in Moorfleet

1331 erste urkundliche Erwähnung einer Kirche. 1680 Neubau als Fachwerkssaalkirche. 1884-86 neugotischer Turm nach Abriß des alten hölzernen Glockenturms.

Die Innenaustattung des 17. Und 18. Jahrhunderts mit Werken bekannter Hamburger Künstler wurde 1903 und 1962 renoviert.

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Bobsky. on July 23, 2013

Hello Volker I like the use of copper in the cladding of this church spire blends so well with the colour shown in the brickwork.. L/1. Regards Bob

vp_hmbg-PRO PANORAMI… on July 26, 2013

Thank you Bob

and I'm pleased that you like it. The funny thing here is, that the church has two different styles. While the nave is a framework from the origin the old wooden tower was replaced by a neogothic style in 1886.



Bobsky. on July 26, 2013

Hi Volker So many English churches were altered in the 1860/80s mostly in the Gothic style thanks to Pugin and the Gothic Revival. Regards Bob

k. -pictures on July 27, 2013

L I K E ! ! !

Greetings from Germany | Grüße aus Hessen

k. -pictures

vp_hmbg-PRO PANORAMI… on July 27, 2013

Vielen Dank k. -pictures

fürs like.

Gruß aus Hamburg


vp_hmbg-PRO PANORAMI… on July 30, 2013

As you mentioned Pugin I wanted to know more and found all about Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin -of course- in Wikipedia. To be honest, did not know him before but could read there, that he was of great influence to architects of his century -thanks for your hint.



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