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Railway station architecture in Scandinavia

Keith L. Bryant

Railway station architecture in Scandinavia

a survey

by Keith L. Bryant

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Published by Railroad Station Historical Society in Crete, Neb .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scandinavia.,
  • Finland.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroad stations -- Scandinavia.,
    • Railroad stations -- Finland.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBulletin (Railroad Station Historical Society (Crete, Neb.)) ; v. 28 (Supplement)
      Statementby Keith L. Bryant, Jr.
      SeriesRailroad station monograph,, no. 22
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF302.S34 B79 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51 p. :
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL780267M
      LC Control Number97182129

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      Viking and medieval eras. Two distinctive timber building traditions found their confluence in Norwegian architecture. One was the practice of log building with horizontal logs notched at the corners, a technique thought to have been imported from the peoples to the east of Scandinavia. The other was the stave building tradition (typically found in stave churches), possibly based on.   Completed in in Tilburg, The Netherlands. Images by Stijn Bollaert, Ossip Architectuurfotografie. The LocHal redefines the library typology. It has Missing: Scandinavia.

      The railway station is one of England's most distinctive and best-loved building-types. Yet over the past century the nation's stations have often been overlooked or dismissed, and have suffered accordingly. Today a new interest in railways - fuelled by the need for sustainability, by a growing awareness of the realities of transport economics and by the dedication of enthusiastic volunteers Missing: Scandinavia. Get ready to uncover major modern architecture gems in Scandinavia during our private day program to Copenhagen, Oslo, Flam, and Bergen. You will be staying in only centrally located hotels, enjoying private or scenic transfers as well as the modern architecture tours curated by George Smart, founder of USModernist®.


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