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St Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury, Kent

St Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury, Kent
©  English Heritage Photo Library
Reference Number: K960874
Caption: A monastery was founded here in 598 by St Augustine who had been sent by Pope Gregory to convert the English. The abbey church was rebuilt in circa 1090. The north wall of the nave (seen here) was partly rebuilt with brick in 1539.
Photographer: J Bailey Date Taken: October 1999
Collection: English Heritage Photo Library
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR