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Westminster abbey ~ Opened in 1090, Gothic Architecture, located just west of the Palace of Westminster, London, England

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Mirando a través del río Támesis hacia las Casas del Parlamento y el puente de Westminster, Londres, Inglaterra, Reino Unido, Europa

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The oldest door in Britain in Westminster Abbey -A 900-year-old door was put in place in the 1050s, during the reign of the Abbey's founder, Edward the Confessor. The door, which measures 6.5ft by 4ft, was made from one tree which probably grew between AD 924 and 1030. Simon Thurley, of English Heritage, said: "It is incredible to think that when the door was made the Norman Conquest had not yet happened and William of Normandy was still a young man of about 20." That's pretty cool.

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#WestminsterAbbey by @meletispix || #ThisIsLondon #westminster by london

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The London Eye

The London Eye - Westminster - London | England More

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The Albert pub in London. Looks charming! ASPEN CREEK TRAVEL - karen@aspencreektravel.com

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Palace of Westminster. Known in medieval times as Thorney Island, the site may have been 1st used for a royal residence by Canute the Great during his reign from 1016-1035. St Edward the Confessor, the penultimate Anglo-Saxon monarch of England, built a royal palace on Thorney Island just west of the City of London at about the same time as he built Westminster Abbey (1045–50). Thorney Island. The oldest existing part of the Palace dates from the reign of William I's successor, King William…

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Westminster Station, London, England. Go to www.YourTravelVideos.com or just click on photo for home videos and much more on sites like this.

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The Coade Lion & London Eye, Westminster Bridge.

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