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St Pierre Cathedral of Saint-Flour is located in the heart of uptown Saint-FlourrnIt is built in black lava Liozargues which gives it a dark colorrnA first building was built in the eleventh centuryrnAfter the partial collapse of the north side of the building in 1398, Bishop Hugues de Manhac entrusted its reconstruction to Hugh Joly. A new cathedral, Gothic style, with three naves and four towers, was consecrated by the Bishop Antoine Montgon in 1466.rnThe cathedral is a listed building in 1906

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