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Canterbury Cathedral is located in which county of England ?

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Yorkshire
Kent
Sussex
Lincolnshire

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It is located in Canterbury, Kent ,England.

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What is the formal title of Canterbury Cathedral ?

Cathedral and Metro Church at Canterbury
Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of Christ
Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of Christ at Canterbury
Cathedral and Metropolitical Church at Canterbury

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Canterbury Cathedral was founded in which year ?

98
171
356
597

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Although is was founded in year 597 but it was completely rebuilt during the time 1070 to 1077

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Who was the first archbishop of Canterbury Cathedral ?

Rowan Williams
Augustine of Canterbury
Deun of Canterbury
Jacob Williams

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He is considered the "Apostle to the English" and a founder of the English Church. He also founded the Abbey of St. Peter and Paul outside the city walls.

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Which archbishop of Canterbury Cathedral was murdered in the Cathedral in 1170 ?

Rowan Williams
Augustine of Canterbury
Thomas Becket
Jacob Williams

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In 1538, Canterbury Cathedral Becket's Shrine destroyed by which king ?

Norman III
Albaig I
King Henry VIII
Goerge II

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Year 1834 is related to which event of Canterbury Cathedral ?

Library rebuilt
Compass Rose placed in the Nave
International Study Centre opened in the Precincts
North West tower rebuilt

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Which tower of Canterbury Cathedral contains the cathedral’s main ring of bells ?

Oxford Tower
Neon Tower
George Tower
North Tower

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Which tower of Canterbury Cathedral contains the cathedral’s clock chime ?

Oxford Tower
Neon Tower
George Tower
Arundel Tower

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The chimes are stuck on the eighth Gregorian tone, which is also used at Merton College, Oxford.

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Around how many books are in the Library of Canterbury Cathedral ?

10,000
30,000
50,000
70,000

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The cathedral library has a collection of about 30,000 books and pamphlets printed before the 20th century and about 20,000 later books and serials

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