Cathedral of Saint Mary, Salisbury, England, UK

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The Saint Mary Cathedral’s is an Anglican cathedral in Salisbury, England, considered one of the leading examples of Early English architecture. The main body was completed in only 38 years.
The cathedral has the tallest church spire in the United Kingdom (123m/404 ft). Visitors can take the "Tower Tour" where the interior of the hollow spire, with its ancient wood scaffolding, can be viewed. The cathedral also has the largest cloister and the largest cathedral close in Britain (80 acres). The Cathedral contains the world's oldest working clock (from AD 1386) and has one of the four surviving original copies of the Magna Carta (all four original copies are in England). In 2008 the Cathedral celebrated the 750th anniversary of its consecration in 1258.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salisbury_Cathedral

La Catedral de Santa María es una catedral anglicana en Salisbury, Inglaterra, considerada una de los principales ejemplos de la arquitectura temprana Inglesa. El cuerpo principal se completó en sólo 38 años.
La catedral tiene la torre de iglesia más alta en el Reino Unido (123m/404 pies). Los visitantes pueden tomar la "Torre Tour", donde puede ver el interior de la aguja hueca, con su armazón de madera antigua. La catedral también cuenta con el mayor claustro y el mayor recinto de la catedral en Gran Bretaña (80 acres). La catedral contiene el reloj funcionando más antiguo del mundo (desde el año 1386) y tiene uno de los cuatro originales de la Carta Magna sobrevivientes (de los cuatro ejemplares originales en Inglaterra). En 2008, la catedral celebró el 750 aniversario de su consagración en 1258.
http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catedral_de_Salisbury
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Latitude: 51° 3' 53" N, Longitude: 1° 47' 57" W see »

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