Great Belfry of Kiev Pechersk Lavra
Велика лаврська дзвіниця

21 Lavrska St.
Kyiv Ukraine

Construction Dates
Floor Count4
Building Uses
 - religious
 - monument
 - museum
Structural Types
 - church
 - highrise

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Spire317 ftUnconfirmed
Roof302 ftUnconfirmed
Foundation-23 ftUnconfirmed
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• Architects: F.Vasiliev (design, 1720), J. G. Schaedel (re-design).
• With other monastic buildings it was represented on the notes of 10 hryvnas (1992, 1994 and 2000 year versions).
• Tallest structure in territory of modern Ukraine till 1920 and in 1941–1944
• Ukraine's tallest building till 1961
• Tallest belfry in Ukraine

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