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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
List of 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. 
  4. Canterbury City Council – Twinning contacts. Retrieved on 14 October 2009. Canterbury.gov.uk (1 March 2011). Retrieved on 25 August 2011.