SE6052 : York Minster

taken 5 months ago, near to York, Great Britain

York Minster
York Minster
York Minster is a Gothic cathedral and is one of the largest of its kind in Northern Europe. The Minster is the seat of the Archbishop of York, the second-highest office of the Church of England, and is cathedral for the Diocese of York.
The first church on the site was a wooden structure built hurriedly in 627 AD. A stone structure was completed in 637 AD, since which the Church has undergone many refurbishments as well as serious damage including a fire in 1984 which destroyed the roof in the south transept.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 27 June, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 29 June, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  City, Town centre 
Primary Subject of Photo
Cathedral 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 603 521 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:57.7371N 1:4.9268W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 603 521
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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