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Guidebook: Chapter House & Pyx Chamber

Guidebook: Chapter House & Pyx Chamber

In 1246 King Henry III embarked on an ambitious reconstruction of Westminster Abbey. His magnificent new Chapter House was ranked amongst the greatest achievements of Gothic architecture. Used by the monks for their formal daily meeting the Chapter House also became the assembly place for the…

£3.00

London: A Three-Dimensional Expanding City Skyline

London: A Three-Dimensional Expanding City Skyline

…this stunning memento features twelve of London's most famous sites: Harrods Buckingham Palace Piccadilly Circus Trafalgar Square Westminster Abbey The Houses of Parliament The London Eye St Paul's Cathedral The Globe Theatre The Tower of London Tower Bridge and The Royal Observatory.…

£5.00

Stephen Dykes Bower

Stephen Dykes Bower

…tower designed by Warwick Pethers the last of his assistants.Most of Dykes Bower's work was in the context of older buildings including Westminster Abbey where he cleaned the grimy stonework of the interior and added sparkling colour to the monuments. At St Paul's Cathedral he created the…

£20.00

The Last Veteran

The Last Veteran

…huge crowds lined the streets of London for the funeral of the Unknown Warrior. As the coffin was drawn on a gun carriage from the Cenotaph to Westminster Abbey the King and Ministers of State followed silently behind. The modern world had tilted on its axis but it had been saved. Armistice Day was…

£9.99

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