Canterbury

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Canterbury
River Stour in Canterbury, England - May 08.jpg
Canterbury lies on the Great Stour river
Canterbury Arms.svg
Airms o Canterbury
Canterbury is locatit in Kent
Canterbury
Canterbury
Location within Kent
Population55,240 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceTR145575
• Lunnon53.7 miles[2]
Destrict
Shire coonty
Region
KintraIngland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounCANTERBURY
Postcode destrictCT1, CT2, CT3, CT4, CT5
Diallin code01227
PoliceKent
FireKent
AmbulanceSooth East Coast
EU PairlamentSooth East Ingland
UK Pairlament
Leet o places
UK
Ingland
Kent
51°16′30″N 1°05′13″E / 51.275°N 1.087°E / 51.275; 1.087Coordinates: 51°16′30″N 1°05′13″E / 51.275°N 1.087°E / 51.275; 1.087

Canterbury (Inglis pronunciation: /ˈkæntərbri/)[3] is a heestoric Inglis cathedral ceety an UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid, which lies at the hert o the Ceety o Canterbury, a local govrenment destrict o Kent in the Unitit Kinrick.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Canterbury is twinned wi the follaein ceeties:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "2011 Census - Built-up areas". ONS. Retrieved 6 May 2014.
  2. "Grid Reference Finder". gridreferencefinder.com.
  3. Roach, Peter; Hartman, James; Setter, Jane; Jones, Daniel, eds. (2006). Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary (17th ed.). Cambridge: CUP. ISBN 978-0-521-68086-8.CS1 maint: display-eeditors (link)
  4. Canterbury City Council – Twinning contacts. Retrieved on 14 October 2009. Canterbury.gov.uk (1 March 2011). Retrieved on 25 August 2011.