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Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England . Founded in 597 and completely rebuilt from 1070-77

Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England, UK - Founded in 597 and completely rebuilt from

♡  Chartres , France    June 21 when the sun is at the Zenith (solar Noon) of The Place , a sunray passing trough a hole illuminates a nail stuck in the ground  ! !

Milan, zodiac sundial, 1768 ~ astronomers from Accademia di Brera. Summer solstice, ray strikes tongue of bronze set in the floor; winter solstice, stretches out to meridian.

Bury St Edmunds Abbey ruins, Suffolk, England, UK. In 1214, the Archbishop of Canterbury and 25 barons swore at the high altar that they would make King John sign the charter that would become Magna Carta. He signed it (under protest) at Runnymede the following year. The top and bottom photos show the high altar where the barons made their vow; the middle engravings mark the spot and list the 25 barons. The town’s motto is “Shrine of a King; Cradle of the Law”.

In the Archbishop of Canterbury and 25 barons swore at the high altar that they would make King John sign the charter that would become Magna Carta. He signed it (under protest) at Runnymede the fol

The beginning of a long journey.  Kent, Canterbury, England

L'inizio di un lungo cammino / The beginning of a long journey by AndreaPucci, Kent, Canterbury.

Canterbury Cathedral, England.

Canterbury Cathedral, one of the oldest and most famous christian structures in England (Canterbury Tales :) )

Chester Cathedral Organ, UK, Chester Cathedral dates from 1093 although there was a Roman place of worship on the site before this, stunning!

"Built in 1876 to replace on older 1626 organ." // "Chester Cathedral Organ, UK, Chester Cathedral dates from 1093 although there was a Roman place of worship on the site before this.

Canterbury

DAY 4 BROWSE AN ENGLISH CHRISTMAS MARKET Leave London by coach and head south to the historic cathedral city of Canterbury. Explore the ancient cathedral (it’s nearly years old!) where Saint Thomas Becket was murdered in This place is beautiful!

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