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  • Chapel of the Franks - Jerusalem
      Chapel of the Franks
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  • Chapel of the Franks - Jerusalem
      Chapel of the Franks
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  • Chapel of the Franks - Jerusalem
      Chapel of the Franks
    by Kuznetsov_Sergey
  • Chapel of the Franks - Jerusalem
      Chapel of the Franks
    by Kuznetsov_Sergey
  • Chapel of the Franks - Jerusalem
      Chapel of the Franks
    by Kuznetsov_Sergey
 

The east wall of the Church has a small domed structure which attracts attention when you are standing at the Entrance court. It was once the XII-th-century Crusader entrance to the Church on Calvary. It later became the Chapel of the Franks.
Now it is believed to be the 10th Station of the Cross.

Directions: You can watch my high resolution photo of Jerusalem on the Google Earth according to the following coordinates 31 46' 41.21" N 35 13' 46.77" E or on my Google Earth Panoramio Chapel of the Franks.
Phone: +972 2-627-3314
Website: http://churchoftheholysepulchre.net

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  • Written Mar 11, 2010
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