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Pont-sur-Yonne (Yonne)

Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption

Building Data

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  • Region: Bourgogne
  • Department: Yonne
  • Coords: 48.287, 3.2046
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  • Surveyed: 1980-83, 2015

Map

Timeline and Costing Data (if available, in building units)




Phases

Phase 2 - 1180 - church - 36 Units


Groin vaulted chapels and transept walls and south aisle wall to S5, drops below string, and on north drops down west of N3 to similar level; the nave bases all for 6-part vaults, alternating plans.


Phase 3 - 1190 - nave (a) - 70 Units


Nave pier caps 1-3 together with west crossing.


Phase 4 - 1190 - church (v) - 70 Units


Transept, crossing and W1-3 high vault together, and there are joints partway along the crossing ribs ghat together show there was something in the middle that was not removed until later, affected piers 4-6 and delayed the upper works in western bay. No trace of clerestory windows.


Phase 5 - 1200 - apse - 28 Units


Apse added between chapels and the imposts have chamfered corners.


Phase 1 - Earlier


There was a consecration of something in 1169, perhaps a foundation stone?


Phase 6 - Later - east


Upper parts aisle walls and their vaults, nave piers 4-6 similar in plan but later bases and capitals.