central dome

central dome

The Neo-classical style of architecture chosen in the first half of the 19th century for the new Anglican Church of the Holy Trinity included this gracious dome. The church interior was inspired by the temples of the Knights Templar such as at Tomar in central Portugal.

About holytrinitychurch

This is the official blog site for the Anglican Church of The Holy Trinity, and the historic British Cemetery situated in the heart of the city of Funchal, on the glorious, Portuguese island of Madeira. It is hoped that this blog will encourage dialogue, however, comments deemed to be blasphemous, offensive or personal will not be published.
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