Canterbury Cathedral :: Shared Description

The Cathedral's history goes back to 597AD when St Augustine, sent by Pope Gregory the Great as a missionary, established his seat (or 'Cathedra') in Canterbury. In 1170 Archbishop Thomas Becket was murdered in the Cathedral and ever since, the Cathedral has attracted thousands of pilgrims, as told famously in Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales.

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TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral through the Christ Church Gate by N Chadwick
TR1557 : Stained Glass Window (nXV 29), Canterbury Cathedral by Julian P Guffogg
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral, Trinity Chapel by David Dixon
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral by Oast House Archive
TR1557 : Plague in the house of Sir Jordan Fitz-Eisulf Part 3, Stained glass window by Julian P Guffogg
TR1557 : Bell Harry Tower  from the Cloisters, Canterbury Cathedral by Julian P Guffogg
TR1557 : Entrance to Memorial Garden, Canterbury Cathedral by David Dixon
TR1557 : Grave of Anne Tenison - Canterbury Cathedral by TheTurfBurner
TR1557 : Cloisters of Canterbury Cathedral by Stephen Craven
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral, Pulpit by David Dixon
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral precinct in autumn by Stephen Craven
TR1557 : Stained glass window (s.VI), Canterbury Cathedral by Julian P Guffogg
TR1557 : West window, Chapter house, Canterbury Cathedral by Julian P Guffogg
TR1557 : Stained glass window (s.VI) Canterbury Cathedral by Julian P Guffogg
TR1557 : Stained Glass, Canterbury Cathedral by Julian P Guffogg
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral by David Dixon
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral, Bell Harry Tower Viewed From The Cloisters by David Dixon
TR1557 : Cloisters, Canterbury Cathedral by David Dixon
TR1557 : The Nave, Canterbury Cathedral by David Dixon
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral at night by Oast House Archive
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral: remembrance wall  by Stephen Craven
TR1557 : Ceiling of Canterbury Cathedral by Oast House Archive
TR1557 : Inside Canterbury Cathedral by Oast House Archive
TR1557 : Canterbury Cathedral at night by Oast House Archive
TR1557 : Stained glass window (S.XII), Canterbury Cathedral by Julian P Guffogg

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Created: Sat, 31 Jul 2010, Updated: Sat, 31 Jul 2010

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