Gloucester Cathedral Gloucester, England

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Founded in 1100 as a Norman abbey, Gloucester Cathedral boasts a huge medieval stained glass window, an elegant interior and one of the finest cloisters in the country. Here William I ordered the Domesday Book and scenes from the Harry Potter movies were filmed.

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Go Historic ID
318226
Names
Gloucester Cathedral
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Street Address
Westgate St.
Coordinates
51.867297° N, 2.246447° W

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References & Resources

  1. Gloucester Cathedral
  2. Gloucester Cathedral: An Abbey that Survived the Dissolution Britannia.com.
  3. Gloucester: Cathedral Grove Art Online.
  4. The National Heritage List for England English Heritage.

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Gloucester Cathedral (Gloucester, England)
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April 11, 2015