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Alan of Walsingham (died c. 1364), also known as Alan de Walsingham, was an English architect, first heard of in 1314 as a junior monk at Ely, distinguished by his skill in goldsmith's work, and for his acquaintance with the principles of mechanics.
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Alexander Gibbs was the name of a British firm of several generations of the Gibbs family, who commenced business in 1813 and in 1848 began producing stained glass windows.
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Ælfred Æþeling (English: Alfred the Noble) (died 1036) was one of the eight sons of the English king Æthelred the Unready.
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The Anglo-Saxons were a people who inhabited Great Britain from the 5th century.
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Anna (or Onna; killed 653 or 654) was king of East Anglia from the early 640s until his death.
The medieval cathedrals of England, which date from between approximately 1040 and 1540, are a group of twenty-six buildings that constitute a major aspect of the country’s artistic heritage and are among the most significant material symbols of Christianity.
Dr Arthur Wills OBE (born 1926) is a musician, composer, and professor.
Athelstan (or Æthelstan) was a medieval Bishop of Elmham.
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Ælfgar was a medieval Bishop of Elmham.
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Ælfwine was a medieval Bishop of Elmham.
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Æthelred the Unready, or Æthelred II,Different spellings of this king’s name most commonly found in modern texts are "Ethelred" and "Æthelred" (or "Aethelred"), the latter being closer to the original Old English form Æþelræd.
Æthelthryth (or Æþelðryþe; about 636 – June 23, 679) is the name for the Anglo-Saxon saint known, particularly in a religious context, as Etheldreda or Audrey.
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Barnack is a village and civil parish, now in the Peterborough unitary authority of the ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire, England.
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Basil Harwood (11 April 1859 – 3 April 1949) was an English organist and composer.
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The Battle of Maldon took place three weeks before Whitsun on 10 (possibly 11) August 991 AD near Maldon beside the River Blackwater in Essex, England, during the reign of Aethelred the Unready.
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Bede (Bǣda or Bēda; 672/673 – 26 May 735), also referred to as Saint Bede or the Venerable Bede (Bēda Venerābilis), was an English monk at the monastery of Saint Peter at Monkwearmouth and its companion monastery, Saint Paul's, in modern Jarrow (see Monkwearmouth-Jarrow), County Durham, both of which were then in the Kingdom of Northumbria.
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The Benedictine Rite is the particular form of Mass and Liturgy celebrated by the Benedictine Order, as based on the writings of St.
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Benjamin Lany (Laney) (1591–1675) was an English academic and bishop.
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The historic Bishop of Dorchester was a prelate who administered the Diocese of Dorchester in the Anglo-Saxon period.
The Bishop of Durham is the Anglican bishop responsible for the Diocese of Durham in the Province of York.
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The Bishop of Ely is the ordinary of the Church of England Diocese of Ely in the Province of Canterbury.
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The Bishop of Huntingdon is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Ely, in the Province of Canterbury, England.
Bowyer Edward Sparke (27 April 1759 – 4 April 1836) was an English bishop.
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A revival of the art and craft of stained glass window manufacture took place in early 19th-century Britain, beginning with an armorial window created by Thomas Willement in 1811-12.
Broad church is a term referring to latitudinarian churchmanship in the Church of England in particular and Anglicanism in general.
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Byrhtnoth was Ealdorman of Essex who died 10 August 991 at the Battle of Maldon.
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Cambridgeshire (or; abbreviated Cambs.) is an East Anglian county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the north-east, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west.
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A canon (from the Latin canonicus, itself derived from the Greek κανονικός, kanonikós, "relating to a rule", "regular") is a member of certain bodies subject to an ecclesiastical rule.
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A cardinal (Latin: sanctae romanae ecclesiae cardinalis, literally cardinal of the Holy Roman Church) is a senior ecclesiastical leader, an ecclesiastical prince, and usually (now always for those created when still within the voting age-range) an ordained bishop of the Roman Catholic Church.
In church architecture, the chancel is the space around the altar, including the choir and the sanctuary (sometimes called the presbytery), at the liturgical east end of a traditional Christian church building.
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A chantry or (from Latin) obiit ("he has departed"; may also refer to the mass or masses themselves) was a form of trust fund established during the pre-Reformation mediaeval era in England for the purpose of employing one or more priests to sing a stipulated number of masses for the benefit of the soul of a specified deceased person, usually the donor who had established the chantry in his will, during a stipulated period of time immediately following his death.
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Chapter (Latin capitulum) designates certain corporate ecclesiastical bodies in the Roman Catholic, Anglican, and Nordic Lutheran churches.
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Charles II (29 May 1630 – 6 February 1685) was monarch of the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland.
Sir Christopher Michael Wren PRS (20 October 1632 – 25 February 1723) is one of the most highly acclaimed English architects in history.
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The Church of England is the officially-established Christian church in England, and the mother church of the worldwide Anglican Communion.
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Clayton and Bell was one of the most prolific and proficient workshops of English stained glass during the latter half of the 19th century.
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In architecture, a clerestory (lit. clear storey, also clearstory, clearstorey, or overstorey) is a high section of wall that contains windows above eye level.
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Clunch is a traditional building material of chalky limestone rock used mainly in eastern England and Normandy.
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Cnut the GreatBolton, The Empire of Cnut the Great: Conquest and the Consolidation of Power in Northern Europe in the Early Eleventh Century (Leiden, 2009) (Old Norse: Knútr inn ríki; c. 985 or 995 – 12 November 1035), more commonly known as Canute, was a king of Denmark, England, Norway and parts of Sweden, together often referred to as the Anglo-Scandinavian or North Sea Empire.
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The Commonwealth was the period from 1649 onwards when England, along later with Ireland and Scotland, was ruled as a republic following the end of the Second English Civil War and the trial and execution of Charles I. The republic's existence was initially declared through "An Act declaring England to be a Commonwealth", adopted by the Rump Parliament on 19 May 1649.
A dean, in a church context, is a cleric holding certain positions of authority within a religious hierarchy.
The position of Dean of Ely Cathedral, in East Anglia, England, in the Diocese of Ely was created in 1541 after the Dissolution of the Monasteries.
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Dereham, also known as East Dereham, is a town and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk.
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The Diocese of Ely is a Church of England diocese in the Province of Canterbury.
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The Dissolution of the Monasteries, sometimes referred to as the Suppression of the Monasteries, was the set of administrative and legal processes between 1536 and 1541 by which Henry VIII disbanded Catholic monasteries, priories, convents and friaries in England, Wales and Ireland, appropriated their income, disposed of their assets, and provided for their former members and functions.
Eadnothus II (or Eadnoth II) was a medieval Bishop of Dorchester, when the town was seat of the united dioceses of Lindsey and Dorchester.
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Eadnoth the Younger or Eadnoth I was a medieval monk and prelate, successively Abbot of Ramsey and Bishop of Dorchester.
The Ecclesiastical History of the English People (Latin: Historia Ecclesiastica Gentis Anglorum), written by Bede in the 8th century, is a history of the Christian Churches in England, and of England generally; its main focus is on the conflict between Roman and Celtic Christianity.
Ecgfrith (c. 645 – 20 May 685) was the King of Deira from 664 until 670, and then King of Northumbria from 670 until his death in 685.
Edmund Keene (1714–1781) was an English churchman and academic, Master of Peterhouse, Cambridge, Bishop of Chester and Bishop of Ely.
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Edward I (17 June 1239 – 7 July 1307), also known as Edward Longshanks and the Hammer of the Scots (Latin: Malleus Scotorum), was King of England from 1272 to 1307.
Edward IV (28 April 1442 – 9 April 1483) was the King of England from 4 March 1461 until 3 October 1470, and again from 11 April 1471 until his death in 1483.
Elizabeth: The Golden Age is a 2007 sequel to the 1998 film Elizabeth, directed by Shekhar Kapur and produced by Universal Pictures and Working Title Films.
Ely Eel Day is an annual celebration observed by people from Ely, Cambridgeshire to celebrate the city's namesake — the eel.
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Ely is a cathedral city in Cambridgeshire, England, 14 miles (23 km) north-north-east of Cambridge and about by road from London.
English Gothic is the name of the architectural style that flourished in England from about 1180 until about 1520.
Saint Eormenhild (or Ermenilda, Ermenildis, Ermengild) (d. about 700/703) is a seventh-century Anglo-Saxon saint venerated in the Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic churches.
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Ervin Bossányi (3 March 1891 in Rigyica / Riđica, Austria-Hungary – 11 July 1975 in Eastcote in Greater London, England) was a Hungarian artist, who worked mainly in northern Germany until his emigration in 1934.
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Eustace (died 1215) was the twenty-third Lord Chancellor of England, from 1197 to 1198.
Exning is a village in Suffolk, England.
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Floodland is a children's fantasy novel by Marcus Sedgwick, published on March 2, 2000 by Orion Children's Books and aimed at children.
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A galilee is a chapel or porch at the west end of some churches where penitents waited before admission to the body of the church and where clergy received women who had business with them.
Geoffrey de Burgh (circa 1180 – 8 December 1228) was a medieval Bishop of Ely.
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Geoffrey Ridel (died 1189) was the nineteenth Lord Chancellor of England, from 1162 to 1173.
Elias George Basevi FRS (1 April 1794 – 16 October 1845) was an English architect.
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Sir George Gilbert Scott (13 July 1811 – 27 March 1878), styled Sir Gilbert Scott, was an English Gothic revival architect, chiefly associated with the design, building and renovation of churches and cathedrals, although he started his career as a leading designer of workhouses.
Glastonbury Abbey was a monastery in Glastonbury, Somerset, England.
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Gothic architecture is a style of architecture that flourished during the high and late medieval period.
Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic, Neo-Gothic or Jigsaw Gothic, and when used for school, college, and university buildings as Collegiate Gothic) is an architectural movement that began in the late 1740s in England.
Gyrwas was the name of an Anglo-Saxon population of the Fens, divided into northern and southern groups and recorded in the Tribal Hidage; related to the name of Jarrow.
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Hardman & Co., otherwise John Hardman Trading Co., Ltd., founded 1838, began manufacturing stained glass in 1844 and became one of the world's leading manufacturers of stained glass and ecclesiastical fittings.
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Major Sir Edward Alexander Henry Legge-Bourke KBE (16 May 1914 – 21 May 1973) was a British politician.
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Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church is a church across the Virginia Triangle (Hennepin Avenue/Lyndale Avenue) from the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Henry Caesar (1562?–1636), Dean of Ely, fifth and youngest son of Giulio Cesare Adelmare, the Italian physician to Queens Mary and Elizabeth, and brother of Sir Julius Caesar, was born, according to his epitaph, in 1564, although other evidence gives the more probable date of 1562.
Henry III (1 October 1207 – 16 November 1272), also known as Henry of Winchester, was King of England, Lord of Ireland and Duke of Aquitaine from 1216 until his death.
Hereward the Wake (also known as Hereward the Outlaw or Hereward the Exile, c. 1035 – c.1072) was an 11th-century leader of local resistance to the Norman conquest of England.
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Hervey le Breton (also known as Hervé le Breton) (died 30 August 1131) was a Breton cleric who became Bishop of Bangor in Wales and later Bishop of Ely in England.
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The term "high church" refers to beliefs and practices of ecclesiology, liturgy, and theology, generally with an emphasis on formality and resistance to "modernisation".
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The early domes of the Middle Ages, particularly in those areas recently under Byzantine control, were an extension of earlier practice.
St Neots is the largest town in Cambridgeshire, England.
Holy Trinity Church is an Anglican parish church in the centre of Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
Hugh de Balsham (or Hugo; died 16 June 1286) was a medieval English bishop.
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Hugh of Northwold was a medieval Bishop of Ely.
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Humphrey Tyndall (also spelt Tindall), (1549 – 1614) was an English churchman who became and the President of Queens' College, Cambridge, Archdeacon of Stafford, Chancellor of Lichfield Cathedral and Dean of Ely.
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IconoclasmLiterally, "image-breaking", from κλάω.
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James Bentham (?10 March 1709 – 17 November 1794) was an English clergyman, antiquarian and historian of Ely Cathedral.
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James Essex (1722–1784) was an English builder and architect who worked in Cambridge, where he was born.
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James Russell Woodford (1820–1885) was an English churchman, Bishop of Ely from 1873.
Jesus College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England.
Jill Dawson is an English poet and novelist who grew up in Durham, England.
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John Alcock (c. 1430 – 1 October 1500) was an English churchman.
John Barnet (died 1373) was a Bishop of Worcester then Bishop of Bath and Wells then finally Bishop of Ely.
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John Hotham (died 1337) was a medieval Chancellor of the Exchequer, Lord High Treasurer, Lord Chancellor and Bishop of Ely.
John Kirkby (died 26 March 1290) was an English ecclesiastic and statesman.
John Moore (1646–1714) was an English cleric, scholar, and book collector.
John Murray is an English publisher, known for the authors it has published in its history, including Jane Austen, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Lord Byron, Charles Lyell, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Herman Melville, Edward Whymper, and Charles Darwin.
John of Fountains (died 6 May 1225) was a medieval Bishop of Ely.
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John Milford Rutter (born 24 September 1945) is a British composer, conductor, editor, arranger and record producer, mainly of choral music.
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John Tiptoft, 1st Earl of Worcester KG (Eversden, 8 May 1427 – 18 October 1470) was an English nobleman and scholar, Lord High Treasurer, Lord High Constable and Deputy Governor of Ireland.
Joseph Allen, DD (1770–20 March 1845) was a British clergyman.
Jupiter Ascending is a 2015 American–Australian space opera film written, produced, and directed by Lana and Andy Wachowski.
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The Kingdom of Northumbria (Norþhymbra rīce, "kingdom of the Northumbrians") was a medieval Anglian kingdom in what is now northern England and south-east Scotland, which subsequently became an earldom in a unified English kingdom.
A Lady chapel or lady chapel is a traditional British term for a chapel dedicated to "Our Lady", the Blessed Virgin Mary, particularly those inside a cathedral or other large church.
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In religious organizations, the laity consists of all members who are not a part of the clergy, whether they are or are not members of religious institutes, e.g. a nun or lay brother.
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Lewis of Luxembourg (or Louis II de Luxembourg; died 1443) was a Archbishop of Rouen, Bishop of Ely, and Cardinal.
The Liber Eliensis (sometimes Historia EliensisFairweather "Introduction" Liber Eliensis p. xiii or Book of Ely) is a 12th-century English chronicle and history, written in Latin.
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Lincoln Cathedral (in full The Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Lincoln, or sometimes St. Mary's Cathedral) is a cathedral located in Lincoln in England and seat of the Bishop of Lincoln in the Church of England.
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The List of Cathedrals in the United Kingdom is divided by territory.
The Lord Chancellor, formally the Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, is a senior and important functionary in the government of the United Kingdom.
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The post of Lord High Treasurer or Lord Treasurer was an English government position and has been a British government position since the Acts of Union of 1707.
The Lord Keeper of the Great Seal of England, and later of Great Britain, was formerly an officer of the English Crown charged with physical custody of the Great Seal of England.
Macbeth is a 2015 British drama film directed by Justin Kurzel and written by Jacob Koskoff, Todd Louiso and Michael Lesslie, based on William Shakespeare's play The Tragedy of Macbeth.
Marcus Sedgwick (born 8 April 1968) is a British writer, illustrator, and musician.
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Mark Philip John Bonney (born 1957) is an Anglican priest.
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Martin Heton (Heaton) (1554–1609) was an English bishop.
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Matthew Wren (3 December 1585 – 24 April 1667) was an influential English clergyman, bishop and scholar.
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Matthias Mawson (1683–1770) was an English churchman and academic, Master of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, Bishop of Llandaff, Bishop of Chichester, and Bishop of Ely.
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Milena Markovna "Mila" Kunis (born August 14, 1983) is an American actress.
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A misericord (sometimes named mercy seat, like the Biblical object) is a small wooden shelf on the underside of a folding seat in a church, installed to provide a degree of comfort for a person who has to stand during long periods of prayer.
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Newmarket is a market town in the English county of Suffolk, approximately 65 miles (105 kilometres) north of London.
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Nicholas West (1461 – 28 April 1533), was an English bishop and diplomatist, born at Putney, and educated at Eton and at King's College, Cambridge, of which he became a fellow in 1486.
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Nigel (sometimes Nigel Poor or Nigel of Ely; c. 1100 – 1169) was an Anglo-Norman Bishop of Ely.
Sir Nikolaus Bernhard Leon Pevsner CBE FBA (30 January 1902 – 18 August 1983), was a German-born British scholar of history of art and, especially, of history of architecture.
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An ogee is a curve (often used in moulding), shaped somewhat like an S, consisting of two arcs that curve in opposite senses, so that the ends are parallel.
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Oliver Cromwell (25 April 15993 September 1658) was an English military and political leader and later Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland.
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The Order of Saint Benedict (OSB; Latin: Ordo Sancti Benedicti), also knownin reference to the colour of its members' habitsas the Black Monks, is a Roman Catholic religious order of independent monastic communities that observe the Rule of Saint Benedict.
Osmundus (Osmund, Asmund, Emund) was a clergyman favoured by Emund the Old, the king of Sweden in the mid-11th century.
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A parish church (or parochial church) in Christianity is the church which acts as the religious centre of a parish.
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Paul Trepte (b. 1954) is an English cathedral organist, who served in St Edmundsbury Cathedral and is at Ely Cathedral.
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Peter Gunning (1614 – 6 July 1684) was an English Royalist church leader, Bishop of Chichester and later of Ely.
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Peterborough Cathedral, properly the Cathedral Church of St Peter, St Paul and St Andrew – also known as Saint Peter's Cathedral in the United Kingdom – is the seat of the Bishop of Peterborough, dedicated to Saint Peter, Saint Paul and Saint Andrew, whose statues look down from the three high gables of the famous West Front.
Peterhouse is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England.
The Pevsner Architectural Guides are a series of guide books to the architecture of the British Isles.
Picot of Cambridge (c.1022–after 1090) was a Norman landowner and Sheriff of Cambridgeshire.
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Pink Floyd were an English rock band formed in London.
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Originally a small hamlet on the banks of the River Great Ouse, but now on the banks of the River Lark since re-organisation of the river system, the village of Prickwillow has an estimated mid-2005 population of 440.
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"The Princes in the Tower" is an expression frequently used to refer to Edward V of England and Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York.
The Province of Canterbury, or less formally the Southern Province, is one of two ecclesiastical provinces which constitute the Church of England.
The pulpitum is a common feature in medieval cathedral and monastic architecture in Europe.
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Purbeck Marble is a fossiliferous limestone found in the Isle of Purbeck, a peninsula in south-east Dorset, England.
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Ramsey Abbey is a former Benedictine abbey located in Ramsey, Cambridgeshire, England, southeast of Peterborough and north of Huntingdon, UK.
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Ranulf Flambard (sometimes Ralph Flambard, Ranulph Flambard, or Ranulf Passiflamme;Barlow Feudal Kingdom of England p. 147 c. 1060 – 5 September 1128) was a medieval Norman Bishop of Durham and an influential government minister of King William Rufus of England.
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St. Josaphat Catholic Church in Detroit, Michigan. This would be called a retable in many other languages and countries. A reredos or raredos is an altarpiece, or a screen or decoration behind the altar in a church, usually depicting religious iconography or images.
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Richard Cox (c. 1500 – 22 July 1581) was an English clergyman, who was Dean of Westminster and Bishop of Ely.
Richard Redman (died 1505) was a medieval Bishop of St Asaph, Bishop of Exeter, and Bishop of Ely, as well as the commissary-general for the Abbot of Prémontré between 1459 and his death.
Robert Butts (1684–1748) was an English churchman and strong partisan of the administration of Sir Robert Walpole, successively Bishop of Norwich and Bishop of Ely.
Robert Moss (1666–1729) was an English churchman and controversialist, Dean of Ely from 1713.
Robert Steward (Styward or Wells) (d. 1557) was an English Benedictine prior of Ely, and the first dean of Ely.
Rochester Cathedral, formally the Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary, is an English church of Norman architecture in Rochester, Medway.
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Rouen is an Archdiocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France.
Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches.
A sacristan is an officer charged with care of the sacristy, the church, and their contents.
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Seaxburh (Old English: Sexburh); also Saint Sexburga of Ely, (died about 699) was the queen of King Eorcenberht of Kent, as well as an abbess and a saint of the Christian Church.
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Simeon (died 21 November 1093) was a relative of King William I of England and the brother of Walkelin, Bishop of Winchester.
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Simon Patrick (1626–1707) was an English theologian and bishop.
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A spandrel, less often spandril or splaundrel, is the space between two arches or between an arch and a rectangular enclosure.
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St Albans Cathedral, formally known as the Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban, is a Church of England cathedral church within St Albans, England.
St Etheldreda's Church is located in Ely Place, off Charterhouse Street, Holborn, London.
The Catholic church of St. Etheldreda, Ely is a Roman Catholic parish church in Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK.
The term stained glass can refer to coloured glass as a material or to works created from it.
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A suffragan bishop is a bishop subordinate to a metropolitan bishop or diocesan bishop.
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The Division Bell is the fourteenth studio album by English progressive rock group Pink Floyd.
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The Fens, also known as the, is a naturally marshy region in eastern England.
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The King's Speech is a 2010 British historical drama film directed by Tom Hooper and written by David Seidler.
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The Other Boleyn Girl is a 2008 drama film directed by Justin Chadwick.
The Third English Civil War (1649–1651) was the last of the English Civil Wars (1642–1651), a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians and Royalists.
Thomas Goodrich (or Goodricke) (1494 – 10 May 1554) was an English ecclesiastic and statesman.
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Thomas Green (less properly Greene) (1658–1738) was an English academic and bishop.
Tom's Midnight Garden is a low fantasy novel for children by Philippa Pearce, first published in 1958 by Oxford with illustrations by Susan Einzig.
A transept (with two semitransepts) is a transverse section, of any building, which lies across the main body of the building.
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Trinity College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in England.
Walkelin (or Walchelin) (died 1098) was the first Norman bishop of Winchester (Norman-French Vauquelin or Gauquelin).
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Walter Frye (d. 1474?) was an English composer of the early Renaissance.
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Ward and Hughes was the name of an English company producing stained glass windows.
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Westminster Abbey, formally titled the Collegiate Church of St Peter at Westminster, is a large, mainly Gothic abbey church in the City of Westminster, London, located just to the west of the Palace of Westminster.
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Wihtburh (or Withburga) (died 743) was an East Anglia saint, princess and abbess who was possibly a daughter of Anna of East Anglia, located in present-day England.
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William Fleetwood (1 January 1656 – 4 August 1723) was an English preacher, Bishop of St Asaph and Bishop of Ely, remembered by economists and statisticians for constructing a price index in his Chronicon Preciosum of 1707.
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William Grey (died 1478) was a medieval English churchman, academic, and Lord High Treasurer.
William Hodge Mill (1792–1853) was an English churchman and orientalist, the first principal of Bishop’s College, Calcutta and later Regius Professor of Hebrew at Cambridge.
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William Hurley (known works 1319–1354) held the title of king's master carpenter for King Edward III of England.
William of Kilkenny (died 21 September 1256) was a Lord Chancellor of England and Bishop of Ely.
William of Louth (died 1298) was a medieval Bishop of Ely.
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William Selwyn DD (19 February 1806 – 24 April 1875) was a Church of England clergyman, canon of Ely Cathedral, Lady Margaret's Professor of Divinity, and amateur astronomer.
William Wailes, (1808–1881), was the proprietor of one of England’s largest and most prolific stained glass workshops.
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William Warrington, (1796–1869), was an English maker of stained glass windows.
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Winchester Cathedral is a Church of England cathedral in Winchester, Hampshire, England.
Worcester Cathedral, before the English Reformation known as Worcester Priory, is an Anglican cathedral in Worcester, England; situated on a bank overlooking the River Severn.
Wulfhere or Wulfar (died 675) was King of Mercia from 658 until 675 AD.
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Wulfstan (sometimes Lupus;Wormald "Wulfstan" Oxford Dictionary of National Biography died 28 May 1023) was an English Bishop of London, Bishop of Worcester, and Archbishop of York.