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Westminster Abbey, London. Original Abbey was built by Edward the Confessor (1049-65) but has been altered by succeeding monarchs. All the English monarchs have been crowned here. "Big Ben" can be seen in the background.

Sender

Sam & Margaret Crawford [London, England]

Recipient

Mr. & Mrs. Q. Patterson [Ontario, Canada]

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Elin Bank Hotel / York, Yorkshire, England / June 18, 1964 / Dear Mr. & Mrs. Patterson, The weather here has been lovely. We have enjoyed London and many things of entertainment there. We were to Wendrac and Windsor Castle and lovely gardens around the High Bank. We were to see Stonehenge and Canterbury Cathedral yesterday. Canterbury Cathedral is beautiful and a [illegible] to see what has been done. Sam & Margaret Crawford. P.S. Do hope you are both ok.

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English

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Keywords

Westminster (London, England), Westminster Abbey, Churches, Big Ben (Tower clock), Clock towers, Plazas, Monuments & memorials

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