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Location London, England, UK   map
Date 1045 to circa 1400   timeline
Building Type large church, cathedral
 Construction System cut stone bearing masonry
Climate temperate
Context urban
Style English Gothic with Benedictine planning
Notes A major landmark in London, and the site of coronation for the English monarchy.
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Discussion Westminster Abbey Commentary

The abbey was started in about 1045 by King Edward I, who consolidated Norman influences and the English kingdom. The abbey continues as an active site of worship today.

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Sources on Westminster Abbey

Johnson Architectural Images. Copyrighted slides in the Artifice Collection.

Sir Banister Fletcher. A History of Architecture. London: The Butterworth Group, 1987. ISBN 0-408-01587-X. LC 86-31761. NA200.F63 1987. mention, p549, section drawing of comparative English piers, caps, and bases, p561. — The classic English text of architectural history. Expanded 1996 edition available at Amazon.com

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.—

 


 

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