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Brazil 1930/1959 - Project

Project of Juiz de Fora Cathedral

In the forties,

Dom Justino José de Sant’ana, Bishop of Juiz de Fora, threw out the idea of scraping the matrix ; he adopted Henri SAJOUS’ project but he couldn’t get the necessary financial resources for the building of the « Gothic Cathedral”. 

 

The 250 meters-high Bell tower, built in reinforced concrete.