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Durham in County Durham, England, United Kingdom
 

Durham Cathedral and Castle

 
 
Durham Cathedral and Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 20, 2018
1. Durham Cathedral and Castle Marker
Inscription.
Durham Cathedral and Castle World Heritage Site
In Accord with the Principles of the World Heritage Convention Durham Cathedral and Castle have been designated a World Heritage Site One of a number of protected areas of outstanding natural and cultural significance in our common heritage
UNESCO
1987

 
Erected 1987.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization marker series.
 
Location. 54° 46.489′ N, 1° 34.539′ W. Marker is in Durham, England, in County Durham. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Owengate and Baily Court, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located on the green at Durham Cathedral and Castle. Marker is in this post office area: Durham, England DH1 3HB, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. For Valour (within shouting distance of this marker); Former Exchequer (within shouting distance of this marker); Bishop Cosinís Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Bishop Cosinís Almshouses (within shouting distance of this
Durham Cathedral and Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 20, 2018
2. Durham Cathedral and Castle Marker
The cathedral's central tower is undergoing refurbishment.
marker); Old Registry (within shouting distance of this marker); George William Kitchin (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Alfred Robert Tucker (about 120 meters away); Durham Light Infantry Boer War Memorial (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durham.
 
Also see . . .
1. Durham Cathedral website. (Submitted on August 21, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Durham Cathedral on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 21, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
3. Durhan University College. (Submitted on August 21, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
4. Durham Castle on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 21, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
The Entrance to Durham Castle image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 20, 2018
3. The Entrance to Durham Castle
Durham Castle Courtyard image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 20, 2018
4. Durham Castle Courtyard
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 21, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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