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    Llandaff Cathedral

    • Llandaff, United Kingdom
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      Cathedral Cardiff Wales on tradition called in honor of the area where it is located - Llandaff. Now here is the residence of the bishop of the diocese. To get to the Cathedral Llandaffskogo have to move away from the center of Cardiff.

      This is one of the oldest places of worship in the city. The building of the cathedral was built in the XII century, and before him at this point there was an even more ancient church. Now from it was gone, but Celtic cross found here says that Christian shrine existed before the arrival of the Normans.

      In the XIX century, when the council organized the Bishop's residence, it was renovated, the tower was rebuilt and added a beautiful spire. The second rebirth of the cathedral happened in the 50 years of the twentieth century, after 1941, during the Second World War, on building the bomb fell. At the opening of the temple in 1960, attended by the Queen herself.

      The cathedral is also worth a visit for the sake of a new body - he came here after in 2007 the cathedral was struck by lightning, citing the old organ failure. In addition to organ music, Llandaffsky Cathedral is proud of its traditional male chorus, as well as less common chorus girls.

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