Colonial Architecture Project

Photos of European colonial architecture around the world

by Gauvin Alexander Bailey, Bader Chair in Southern Baroque Art, Queen's University at Kingston, Canada

IMG_0613.JPG Bangkok, Santa Cruz ChurchThumbnailsBangkok, Santa Cruz Church

1769, rebuilt 1834 with later renovations. Siam was not a Portuguese colony but they maintained an active missionary presence there. This land was granted to Father Gor by King Taksin.

Gauvin Alexander Bailey
church, mission
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