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epitome of Mr. Gunton"s history of Peterborough Cathedral

Symon Gunton

epitome of Mr. Gunton"s history of Peterborough Cathedral

containing a fuller and more precise account than has hitherto been given, of the centuries in which the several parts of this edifice were begun and completed.

by Symon Gunton

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Published by printed and sold by C. Jacob in Peterborough .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination48p. :
Number of Pages48
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Open LibraryOL17892963M

Photo of Peterborough, Cathedral, The New Building, Monks Stone c Photo of Peterborough, Cathedral, the new building, Monks Stone c, from The Francis Frith Collection On reading the book 'PETERBOROUGH A Miscellany' a couple of items are incorrect by my own knowledge and experience. I was brought up in Peterborough went John. Peterborough Cathedral has an impressive history beginning in BCE when the site was home to a monastery. During the years surrounding , the bulk of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle was written at Peterborough. Skipping ahead to , Cardinal Wolsey celebrated Easter at Peterborough after he was sent into exile by Henry VIII. In

A GUIDE TO PETERBOROUGH CATHEDRAL. CHAPTER I. From the foundation of the monastery by Peada, a.d. , to its destruction by fire in the reign of Henry the First;—embracing a period of years. The history of our monastic establishments is but little regarded and as little known. Peterborough Cathedral choir and transept After the devastating fire of work began on rebuilding the abbey at Peterborough. The central area including choir and transept were begun first.

Posts about Peterborough Cathedral written by JuliaH. Catherine of Aragon was ill as early as In part it was her age, in part the stress of fighting for her husband, her crown and her daughter’s rights and in part it was a consequence of being ferried between a variety of damp dwellings where she lived, for the most part, in a few rooms with a few trusted servants regarding her. Peterborough Cathedral Archaeology: Dr Jackie Hall, November Dr Jackie Hall gave a great lecture on Peterborough Cathedral and its archaeological history, starting with the caveat that the history would never fit into 45 minutes and that for a considerable period of the Cathedral’s history it was an Abbey, not a Cathedral at all.


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Epitome of Mr. Gunton"s history of Peterborough Cathedral by Symon Gunton Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Published By: C. Jacobs (Peterborough) 45pp. Containing a fuller and more precise account than has hitherto been given, of the centuries in which the several parts of.

Page 5 - When the monastery had been hallowed in the name of St. Peter, St. Paul, and St. Andrew, then the king stood up before all his thanes, and said with a clear voice, ' Thanked be the high Almighty God for the worthy deed which here is done, and I will this day do honour to Christ and St.

Peter ; and I desire that ye all assent to my words: I, Wulf here, do this day give to St. The History of the Church of Peterburgh: Wherin The Most Remarkable Things Concerning That Place, From The First Foundation Therof: With Pages of History, Not Unworthy Publick View, are Represented.

Gunton. The University Library thereby became the custodian of an important collection (now catalogued under the classmark ‘Peterborough Cathedral’) with an unusual history. Henry VIII erected Peterborough Cathedral in immediately following the dissolution of Peterborough Abbey, with the last abbot as the first bishop and most of the former.

History of the Town of Peterborough, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire: With the Report of the Proceedings at the Centennial Celebration in Albert Smith Press of G.H.

Ellis, - Peterborough (N.H.) - pages. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. Full text of "Peterborough Cathedral: a general, architectural, and monastic history" See other formats. Peterborough Cathedral, properly the Cathedral Church of St Peter, St Paul and St Andrew – also known as Saint Peter's Cathedral in the United Kingdom – is the seat of the Anglican Bishop of Peterborough, dedicated to Saint Peter, Saint Paul and Saint Andrew, whose statues look down from the three high gables of the famous West Front.

Although it was founded in the Anglo-Saxon period, its Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. A Peterborough Cathedral timeline Roman Period – Archaeological evidence around and underneath the Cathedral indicates that there was a Roman building on this site. Evidence of a boundary ditch and monumental stonework may indicate a substantial building such as a temple or monumental arch.

The Peterborough Cathedral Library, which is held in the Rare Books Collection at Cambridge, consists of nearly 4, volumes and includes some 60 incunabula (very early printed books).

If you would like to search the Cathedral Library items kept in Cambridge, please visit Cambridge University 'Newton' Catalogue and follow the on-screen. An artist's guide to the history of Peterborough Cathedral. Please visit for more info. On reading the book 'PETERBOROUGH A Miscellany' a couple of items are incorrect by my own knowledge and experience.

Page 4: 'Dockey' was a word almost exclusive to fen farmworkers, it was the break taken at to hrs, it generally consisted of a 'thumb bit' this was a chunk of bread with a (Read full memory).

The original manuscript of Patrick's 'Supplement' was acquired by the British Museum in ; it is Addit. An 'Epitome' of Gunton's 'History' by C. Jacob, published at Peterborough in8vo, went through several editions.

[Information kindly communicated by the Rev. Luard; Kennett's Register, passim; Addit. A TIMELINE OF THE HISTORY OF PETERBOROUGH. By Tim Lambert. Medieval Peterborough.

The Saxons build an abbey on the site of the abbey. A village grows up nearby. A wall is built around the settlement and it becomes a small town St Peters Burgh.

During a rebellion against William the Conqueror Petersborough is burned. Peterborough Abbey burns. History or Peterborough Cathedral, Cambridgeshire. An abbey was founded at Peterborough (Medeshamstede) as early as AD, this abbey was largely destroyed in by Viking raiders.

A few decades later, a Benedictine abbey was constructed by the bishop of Winchester which included a new, larger church and additional buildings. PETERBOROUGH CATHEDRAL Unknown Binding See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Unknown Binding "Please retry" — — $ The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.

Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to Manufacturer: PITKIN. An Architectural History of Peterborough Cathedral. Synopsis. An Architectural History of Peterborough clarifies the obscure and tangled building history of one of England's most interesting medieval monuments.

It was while I was reading a book about the history of Peterborough that I first came across Robert Scarlett, who was described as one of Peterborough’s most legendary residents. Scarlett was born inworked as a gravedigger, and was employed as sexton by the cathedral.

midday in Peterborough. The tour will split into two groups: one group will tour the floor of the cathedral while the other goes up to the roofs. They will then swop. Numbers up to the roof are strictly limited so these will be assigned on a first come-first- served basis at the time of booking.

Full text of "The Christian Life, Manifold and One: Six Sermons Preached in Peterborough Cathedral" See other formats Google This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online.

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. Full titles read: "PETERBOROUGH'S NOBLE CATHEDRAL - to hear the famous choir And the clear young voice of a boy soloist." L/S's of the exterior of the magnificent.Buy Peterborough History Tour by June Bull, Vernon Bull (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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