The Crypts of St. Antoine
/ __Dead End
/ ___Tomb of St. Antoine__/
Elev. < / (1C) \__(1C)____(1C)__Cave
Room \___/ /
\(1C) ? /(19C)
1C = 1st Century contruction
19C = 19th Century contruction
- Elevator Room
- A 60 foot deep, 3' wide square shaft going up to the basement of
the Church of St. Antoine parish house. This is 1st century
construction except for the shaft and a small area by it.
- Original Entrance
- This is 1st century construction stairs up to the original
church, blocked by rubble. There is a rusted jackhammer and
other construction tools here circa 20th century.
- Tomb of St. Antoine
- This is original 1st century construction. There is a tomb for
St. Antoine, with a marble sarcophagus.
- 1C/19C Break
- At an unmarked spot in the corridor, there is a break from 1st
century hand construction to 19th century machine construction.
- Vault Room
- There is an unmarked room with two doors off of it, each one
locked with a simple 19th/20th century lock.
- Cave Entrance
- There was a dead end in the original construction: a brick wall
with painted plaster over it. When broken down, this leads to a
cave tunnel which leads to a larger cavern.
John H. Kim <jhkim-at-darkshire-dot-net>
Last modified: Mon Dec 13 16:06:54 1999