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Old 29th January 2016
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Re: The Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban...

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Originally Posted by Ann1e View Post
I, personally, do not think the exterior of the Abbey is one of the most visually appealing
Let's face it - it's downright ugly! It's a mishmash of styles and building materials. IIRC it was open to the sky in the 19th Century, but a local benefactor paid for the restoration. I also seem to recall being told that the faces of the saints on the screen are modelled on his mates!

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