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Historical Archive: Lorsch Torhalle, Gatehouse, Königshalle
Abbey of Saint Nazarius, Lorsch, Germany

c. 820 or soon after 876, with 14th-century roof; north stair tower reconstructed


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overall view from west
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closer view from west
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western porch with people for scale
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west façade, south part
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south stair tower and west façade
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west façade arcade, engaged column at south end
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west façade
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west façade, upper level pilasters and string course (zig-zag 'arches')
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west façade, arcade: capital of engaged column
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west façade, arcade: capital of engaged column
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west façade, arcade with view through passage
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west arcade from within passage
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pier of west façade from south-east
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view from east façade through passage to west arcade
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east façade, arcade with view into and through passage
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south wall, west of stair tower
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extension of foliate entablature on south wall
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upper south wall