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Durham Cathedral, Durham: 36 reviews and 89 photos

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Passing through the Monk's door of the cathedral you enter the monastery - now I could get some shots here :-)

The Monastery, founded in 1083 by Bishop Carileph (1081-1096) was both home and workplace for the Benedictine monks for over 450 years until the dissolution in 1540.

Address: The College, Durham DH1 3EH
Website: http://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/

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  • Written Aug 30, 2004
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