London"s churches are falling down



Publisher: SAVE Britain"s Heritage in London (68 Battersea High St. SW11 3HX)

Written in English
Published: Pages: 40 Downloads: 148
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Subjects:

  • Historic churches -- Conservation and restoration -- England -- London.,
  • Church architecture -- England -- London.

About the Edition

A report on the threat to churches of outstanding architectural interest.

Edition Notes

Cover title.

Statement(research by Celia de la Hey).
ContributionsLa Hey, Celia de., Save Britain"s Heritage (Association)
The Physical Object
Pagination(40) leaves :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20852244M

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Its origin might actually date back all the way to the middle ages or even beyond. Then during the 19th century, the melody that we still hear today began to accompany the poem. The lyrics of the song and game pertain to the.

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Sir Christopher Wren was 33 years old and near the beginning of his career as an architect when the Great Fire of London in destroyed many of the city's public buildings, including 88 of its parish churches.

Wren's office was commissioned to build 51 replacement churches and St Paul's of these buildings survive to this day; others have been substantially altered or rebuilt.

On this day inthe Abbey Church of St Peter Westminster was made a Cathedral with its own See. Not long afterwards, it was incorporated into the Diocese of London, and much of its estate was sold off to pay for repairs to St Paul’s – hence the expression, “robbing Peter to pay Paul”.

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The earliest surviving version in English is the one found in “Tommy Thumb’s Pretty Song Book.