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The Ship Of The Fens

[ Ely Cathedral ]Ely Cathedral on a snowy day in February 1999.

[ The Nave at Ely Cathedral ]The Nave at Ely Cathedral has a fine acoustic for the many concerts held here.

[ The Octagon at Ely Cathedral ] The Octagon at Ely Cathedral is a marvel of medieval architecture. It was built to replace the original tower which collapsed in 1322. The lantern tower seen here took fourteen years to build and weighs 200 tons!

[ The Presbytery at Ely Cathedral ]The Presbytery at Ely Cathedral.

[ Stained Glass Windows at Ely Cathedral ]Stained glass windows above the altar at Ely Cathedral. The Stained Glass Museum is well worth a visit, and features windows from medieval times to contemporary works.

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