Architecture

Transporting Historical Buildings in Poland

Move yourself. To make it look nicer on the map. Or move the ancient temple of tens of meters up. We can also put the factory on the tracks and go with her until about 60 yards away.Impossible? After all, no problem! In 1970 in Warsaw it was decided very unusual operation. In the Center of capital city turning historic disputes up to 74 degrees, to shut the so-called saska axis. Interestingly, this is not an isolated incident. There are a number of similar operations, during which for various reasons powerful structures have to be moved.

Transporting Historical Buildings in Poland

In the year 1666, in the place where today is located the tomb of the unknown soldier, a Saxon Palace. The construction of the Royal residence for Augustus II Sasa was part of your long years of concept. He appeared however significant problem, in the eye of the King. In the course of the axis was Radziwill Palace which was built at an angle to the axis. Monarch bought it and decided to strip down to any building not staggered perfected the tenets of urban planning concepts.

Palace is located in the Warsaw. Historical Building is rotated 72 degrees.
Palace is located in the Warsaw. Historical Building is rotated 72 degrees.

However it ran out of money. Over the years there has been major changes conditioned historically and politically. In the 18th century the Palace was taken over by the Lubomirski family. It often changed owner yet, for some time he was building rental, in the course of the war was destroyed and after 1948 it was rebuilt to eventually cover it big blocks forming part of the estate “iron gate”. This concept became concerned of the Minister of national defense. Marshal Mariana Spychalsky suggested the idea to rotate the Palace and closing in this way.

In the year 1713 chaotically arranged buildings of little architectural value around the Palace have been razed to the ground to get children reminiscent of the pent-angular range according to many classic kite. Decorated park erected a Pavilion. Area have been made available to the residents of the city and is enhanced with numerous statues.

Transporting Historical Building
Transporting Historical Building

In the year 1839 was a strong interference in the appearance of the square, replacing the central part of the Saxon Palace Colonnade styles (in the picture above you can see a comparison of the Saxon Palace before reconstruction and visualization of the reconstruction of the Colonnade) under which, on November 2, 1925, was the tomb of the unknown soldier. On that day, a ceremony was held, during which the Cemetery of the defenders of Lviv were brought delay nameless soldier. After the fall of the Warsaw Uprising, on 27-29 December 1944, Saxon Palace, the majestic building has been blown up by the Germans. Serious damage to the Colonnade tomb of the unknown soldier. From 1924 to 1926 were dismantled in front of the Saxon Palace Cathedral. Alexander Nevski Cathedral. Less than fifteen years after the Ascension of the Temple it was dismantled, which brought former friendly atmosphere.

In the year 1713 chaotically arranged buildings of little architectural value around the Palace have been razed to the ground to get children reminiscent of the pentangular range of or-according to many-a classic kite. Decorated park, erected a Pavilion, and soon the area have been made available to the residents of the city and is enhanced with numerous statues.

Transporting Historical Building
Transporting Historical Building

In the year 1839 was a strong interference in the appearance of the square, replacing the central part of the Saxon Palace Colonnade styles (in the picture above you can see a comparison of the Saxon Palace before reconstruction and visualization of the reconstruction of the Colonnade), under which, on November 2, 1925, was the tomb of the unknown soldier. On that day, a ceremony was held, during which the Cemetery of the defenders of Lviv were brought delay nameless soldier.

After the fall of the Warsaw Uprising, on 27-29 December 1944, Saxon Palace, the majestic building has been blown up by the Germans. Serious damage to the Colonnade has, and with it the-tomb of the unknown soldier. From 1924 to 1926 were dismantled in front of the Saxon Palace Cathedral. Alexander Nevski Cathedral. Less than fifteen years after the Ascension of the Temple it was dismantled, which brought former friendly atmosphere.

Lubomirski Palace has become tearing down the original concept of the axis. After the war  idea of building a Home Theatre appeared in the Polish Army. This had shut down the axis according to the original assumptions being built after rotating the Lubomirski Palace. That its facade was parallel to the axis.

The Palm fully associate the characteristic development of “behind the iron gate”. It is thanks to the Palace finally been reduced and the vision of Augustus II Sasa has been effected. Invitation to tender for the construction of a residential complex to be sung in the 1960s. In the 20th century. Between the Palace and Marszałkowska street were to be erected two sky scrappers covering historic building. For Marshal Mariana Spychalsky Minister of national defense such a plan was not acceptable. He requested away the blocks and at the same time suggested turning the Palace up to 78 degrees.

How to turn Lubomirski Palace?

A three important basement walls with brick made had Palace and Klein type (consisting of steel beams and slabs of beam brick or grid steel bars, rods or beams 5.5-8 mm depending on the load. Conner had three House but these are not included in the transfer and have been dismantled. The building had a size 16.0 x 65.0 m, volume 20 260 m3 and weight. 8000 t. Land transfer on the route and the new site of the Foundation of the building was very weak and heterogeneous. It consisted of a small dust and Sands covering other sandy, covered in a layer of the rubble, sand and garbage.