Canterbury Cathedral

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Canterbury Cathedral
Cathedral an Metropolitical Kirik o Christ at Canterbury
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Cathedral frae the ceety entrance
Coordinates: 51°16′47″N 1°04′59″E / 51.279722°N 1.083056°E / 51.279722; 1.083056
LocationCanterbury, Kent
KintraIngland
DenominationKirk o Ingland
Previous denominationRoman Catholicism
Wabsteidcanterbury-cathedral.org
History
Consecratit1070
Architecture
StyleRomanesque, Gothic
Years biggit1070–1834 (last major alteration)
Specifications
Lenth525 feet (160 m)
Nave lenth178 feet (54 m)
Choir lenth180 feet (55 m)
Width154 feet (47 m)
Nave width71 feet (22 m)
Nave hicht80 feet (24 m)
Choir hicht71 feet (22 m)
Nummer o touers5
Touer hicht236 feet (72 m) (crossing)[1]
Nummer o spires1 (now lost)
Spire hicht190 feet (58 m) (north west tower — demolished 1705)
Administration
DioceseCanterbury (since 1072)
ProvinceCanterbury
Clergy
AirchbishopJustin Welby, Airchbeeshop o Canterbury
Bishop(s)Trevor Willmott, Beeshop suffragan o Dover
DeanRobert Willis
PrecentorMax Kramer (minor canon)
Canon Chancellorvacant
Canon PastorClare Edwards
Canon TreasurerNick Papadopulos
ArchdeaconJo Kelly-Moore (Vice-Dean)
Laity
Organist/Director o muisicDavid Flood

Canterbury Cathedral in Canterbury, Kent, is ane o the auldest an maist famous Christian structurs in Ingland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "A Walk Around Canterbury Cathedral". ParadoxPlace.com. Retrieved 8 December 2017.