St Bartholomew the Great

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A jester named Rahere founded this church after having a vision of St. Batholomew; buried inside of here, the ghost of Rahere (who became a monk later in life) is seen by the altar and by the Lady Chapel.

(Submitted by Chris Berglund)

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Cloth Fair
London EC1A 7JQ

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51.51892957596692, -0.09952837229320721
Greater London
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City Of London, UK (0.4 mi.)
London, UK (0.4 mi.)
Bloomsbury, UK (0.8 mi.)
Holborn, UK (0.8 mi.)
Finsbury, UK (0.9 mi.)
Islington, UK (1.0 mi.)
Spitalfields, UK (1.0 mi.)
Hoxton, UK (1.2 mi.)
Shoreditch, UK (1.2 mi.)
Charing Cross, UK (1.2 mi.)


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