Foreign Friday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By Nancy - June 21, 2013 Urakami Cathedral pillarleft standing at epicenter of 1945 atomic bombNagasaki, JapanApril 1980 According to Wikipedia, this area looks much different today. Foreign Friday Japan travel Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Tracy BatchelderJune 21, 2013 at 6:15 AMIt's interesting to see how much this spot has been changed.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplykathy bJune 21, 2013 at 7:31 AMNancy the Center does look much different in your link. Fascinating. Horrid time in our history though.....ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknownJune 21, 2013 at 8:18 AMHmmm...a grim reminder. ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyfancystitchingJune 21, 2013 at 8:38 AMWow! There is a great difference in the 2 photos for sure! Your photo reminds me of the tragedy of many lives lost. I think perhaps it is the lighting as well as the remains of the pillar. Thanks for posting!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySissySeesJune 21, 2013 at 10:06 AMWow. It looks VERY different now. Interesting... and what a sobering reminder of the damages of war. What did the cathedral look like before the bomb?ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKatherineJune 21, 2013 at 10:57 AMAmazing! I've forgotten who the statues on top represent.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPumpkinJune 21, 2013 at 7:43 PMWow, yes it certainly has changed! I actually like the earlier one better.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment I love comments! If you are going to ask a question make sure you have your profile set to allow me to respond back by email or email me directly - my address is in upper right hand column.