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London Borough of Southwark in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Southwark Cathedral

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
1. Southwark Cathedral Marker
Inscription.
Southwark Cathedral
For over 1,000 years Christians have worshipped here:

AD 606 – a convent
AD 1106 – a priory
AD 1540 – a parish church
AD 1905 – a cathedral

The oldest gothic church building in London. Gower, Chaucer, Shakesspeare, Massinger, Fletcher, Alleyn, Jonson, Harvard, Bishop Andrewes and Dickens are among those associated with this church.

 
Location. 51° 30.375′ N, 0° 5.407′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Southwark, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Montague Close and Cathedral Street, on the left when traveling south on Montague Close. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: London Borough of Southwark, England SE1 9DA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Mary Overieís Dock (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Saviourís Southwark Private Property (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Saviourís & St. Olaves Girlsí School (within shouting distance of this marker); Queen Elizabeth I (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Francis Drake
Southwark Cathedral Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
2. Southwark Cathedral Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); William Nicholson (within shouting distance of this marker); The Legend of Mary Overie (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Old Thameside Inn (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Southwark.
 
Also see . . .
1. Southwark Cathedral. (Submitted on June 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Southwark Cathedral on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
Southwark Cathedral image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
3. Southwark Cathedral
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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