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The Nave – Canterbury Cathedral. The Nave. Since A.D. 597, when St. Augustine landed in Kent, the site on which Canterbury Cathedral stands has been occupied by a Christian church. The existing edifice dates from 1070, when the old Saxon church was rebuilt by Bishop Lanfranc. The present Nave was begun in 1378. The present Nave was begun in 1378. The measurements are, 214 feet long, 71 feet broad, and 101 feet high.

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Canterbury (England), Canterbury Cathedral, Anglican churches, Interiors, Naves


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