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Southwark Cathedral, London: 38 reviews and 103 photos


Visit Southwark Cathedral. Shakespeare would have known this place, so walk where he walked!
The earliest parts date to the 12th Century. It has fine Gothic vaulting and has recently been cleaned. The tomb of the early English poet, John Gower, is here as is the brother of William Shakespeare, and there is the Harvard Chapel, dedicated to John Harvard who was born in the local Borough High Street.

Address: Southwark, south of London Bridge.
Directions: Nearest Tube, London Bridge. At Monetgue Close.
Phone: +44 20 7367 6700
Website: http://cathedral.southwark.anglican.org/

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  • Written Dec 8, 2002
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