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Sacristy Safe storage for the church valuables Sanctuary Location of the church to the east of the alter rails Scriptorium Place in a religious community where manuscripts were written and decorated See Ecclesiastical area under control of a bishop Sepulchre A tomb Spire Conical construction on top of a tower Stained Glass The glass is stained with metallic oxides and painted afterwards with finer details Steeple Combined spire and tower where there is no defined join Strapwork Ornament that imitates interlacing bands of leather
Transepts Located to the north and south of the choir, providing extra chapels and useful for holding the central tower up Triforium The portion of the internal wall of a cathedral above the arcade and below the clerestory that fronts the area above aisles
Undercroft The crypt below the church
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