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  Canterbury Official Tourism Website
Canterbury has the perfect blend of city, coast and countryside, ensuring that however varied your interests are, you will be spoilt for choice.
History and Heritage Canterbury has been welcoming travellers for centuries, and they have all left their mark.
Explore Canterbury's medieval atmosphere and historical charm with two Hidden Gem Trails available to purchase at Canterbury Information Centre for £1.25 each.
www.canterbury.co.uk   (285 words)

  
  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Canterbury
Diocese of Canterbury was the Mother-Church and Primatial See of All England, from 597 till the death of the last Catholic Archbishop, Cardinal Pole, in 1558.
Canterbury, and reorganized the arrangement of property, dividing off that of the archbishop from that of the monastery, with the result that from that
Canterbury became absorbed in the wider duties of primate, as is seen in the episcopate of St.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/03299b.htm   (1829 words)

  
 Archbishop of Canterbury - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Archbishop of Canterbury is the head of the Church of England and of the worldwide Anglican Communion.
The Bishop of London—the most senior cleric of the Church with the exception of the two Archbishops—serves as Canterbury's Provincial Dean, the Bishop of Winchester as Chancellor, the Bishop of Lincoln as Vice-Chancellor, the Bishop of Salisbury as Precentor, the Bishop of Worcestor as Chaplain and the Bishop of Rochester as Cross-Bearer.
The Archbishop of Canterbury's official residence in London is Lambeth Palace.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Archbishop_of_Canterbury   (1491 words)

  
 The Canterbury Tales Encyclopedia Article @ StylishInteriors.com (Stylish Interiors)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Canterbury Tales is a collection of stories written by Geoffrey Chaucer in the 14th century (two of them in prose, the rest in verse).
Portrait of Chaucer as a Canterbury pilgrim in the Ellesmere manuscript of The Canterbury Tales
The Canterbury Tales Project is transcribing the whole text of all these versions, comparing them to attempt to uncover how they are related, and publishing transcripts, images and analyses of all this: see further the links in References, below.
stylishinteriors.com /encyclopedia/The_Canterbury_Tales   (1767 words)

  
 Canterbury and the region - Locations - University of Kent
Canterbury is a small city with a warm and friendly atmosphere, within easy reach of both London and France.
Canterbury is only 56 miles from London, 30 minutes drive from the Channel Tunnel at Folkestone or the Eurostar terminal at Ashford, and only six miles from the beach at Whitstable.
Canterbury has a thriving cosmopolitan atmosphere, and the streets are packed with small shops, bookshops, large stores and over 80 restaurants, bars and pubs.
www.kent.ac.uk /studying/where/canterbury/canterbury.html   (484 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | UK | Profile: Archbishop of Canterbury
He is the first Welshman - indeed he is a fluent Welsh speaker - to serve as Archbishop of Canterbury for at least a millennium.
As Archbishop of Canterbury he is leader of the 77 million-strong worldwide Anglican Communion but, unlike the Pope, he has no power to force any of his 38 archbishops to submit to his will.
The broad nature of the Church, which includes anglo-Catholics, evangelicals and liberals, means that it is almost impossible for it to achieve unity on many controversial matters, including the ordination of women, human sexuality and relations with Rome.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/uk/3193456.stm   (740 words)

  
 Town of Canterbury
Canterbury is a typical small country town with rolling hills and
Canterbury is over 300 years old, and is proud to be a family
Canterbury, formerly a part of the town of Plainfield, became incorporated in 1703.
www.munic.state.ct.us /CANTERBURY/index.htm   (255 words)

  
 Canterbury travel guide - Wikitravel
Canterbury is a province on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand.
The Canterbury Plains, as the province is also known, stretch from the Conway River in the north, just south of Kaikoura, to the great Waitaki River in the south, just north of Oamaru.
Canterbury was settled in the 1850's by colonists from England.
wikitravel.org /en/Canterbury_(New_Zealand)   (499 words)

  
 Canterbury New Zealand, Travel, Tourism and Accommodation for Canterbury NZ
Canterbury New Zealand, Travel, Tourism and Accommodation for Canterbury NZ Canterbury New Zealand is located on the east of the South Island.
The Canterbury NZ region incorporates Christchurch, Hanmer Springs, Timaru, Lake Tekapo, Methven and Darfield.
The Canterbury NZ region incorporates Christchurch, Kaikoura, Hanmer Springs, Timaru, Lake Tekapo, Methven and Darfield.
www.tourism.net.nz /region/canterbury   (158 words)

  
 Canterbury, South Island New Zealand Accommodation and Travel Guide - maps, tours, activities, and New Zealand travel ...
The Canterbury region stretches from the Pacific Ocean on the South Island’s east coast, through the inland patchwork fields of the Canterbury Plains to the rugged Southern Alps.
Canterbury is a large region of variety; home to cities, farms, wineries, coastal townships and ski resorts.
Whilst Christchurch city attracts thousands of tourists every year to its English charm, special attractions and relaxed atmosphere, the entire Central Canterbury area is popular for the boundless outdoor opportunities it offers amongst the rivers, mountains and lakes that typify this area of New Zealand.
www.fourcorners.co.nz /new-zealand/canterbury   (216 words)

  
 Anselm of Canterbury [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
The father of medieval scholasticism and one of the most eminent of English prelates was born at Aost Piedmont in 1033.
While a boy he wished to be a monk, but his father forbade it.
He was the general choice for archbishop of Canterbury when Lanfranc died (1089).
www.utm.edu /research/iep/a/anselm.htm   (1104 words)

  
 Canterbury, New Hampshire
Canterbury in England is famous for its cathedral, and for being the center of English Christianity since 597 AD.
Canterbury Shaker Village was first established in 1792, a self-contained community of the United Society of Believers, known as the Shaking Quakers or Shakers, because of their use of dance in worship.
The 2005 Census estimate for Canterbury was 2,267 residents, which ranked 127th among New Hampshire's incorporated cities and towns.
www.nhes.state.nh.us /elmi/htmlprofiles/canterbury.html   (366 words)

  
 Canterbury - Britannia's Magical History Tour
Much of Canterbury's early past had been covered over by layers of time, but was exposed after the German bombings of World War II destroyed about a third of the old city.
Not much is known about specific events in Canterbury until 597, when Pope Gregory dispatched Augustine (not to be confused with the other Augustine, the fourth century St. Augustine of Hippo, who wrote "Confessions" and the "City of God") and other monks to England to convert the heathen Saxons to Christianity.
To many people, though, Canterbury is chiefly important for being the place where Thomas a Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury and England's most famous martyr, was murdered in 1170 by four of Henry II's overzealous knights, Richard Brito, Hugh de Moreville, Reginald FitzUrse and William de Tracy.
www.britannia.com /travel/magical/magic17.html   (968 words)

  
 Canterbury, Connecticut CT, town profile (Windham County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Canterbury is a town in Windham County, in the Willimantic metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Canterbury was $22,317, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Canterbury, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $411.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=9117   (490 words)

  
 Canterbury in Kent: A unique virtual walk around this ancient city
It's August 2005, Canterbury has been undergoing a considerable amount of reconstruction in the last three years, and the Canterbury Tour has changed to reflect the rebuilding.
If this is your first visit, be sure to see the page on Navigating the Canterbury Tour.
You may also enjoy: Canterbury - a Tourist's Guide, a not very serious history of the City.
www.hillside.co.uk /tour/tour.html   (209 words)

  
 Canterbury Scene artists/bands list
A fraternal collective of musicians clustered around the Kentish tourist town that is home to the Church of England's Archbishop, the Canterbury Scene provided the cradle for a half-dozen of the most freewheeling British bands of the post-psychedelic era.
It's no wonder the Canterbury bands became so close, since many of its major figures began their musical careers in a beat group called the Wilde Flowers.
By the mid-'70s, many of the remaining Canterbury bands had progressed from psychedelic and prog-rock to embrace extended fusion jams with few lyrics.
www.progarchives.com /subgenre.asp?style=12   (324 words)

  
 Welcome to Canterbury Northwestern
There is a lot of Canterbury Property in the House.
Come over to Canterbury House on Saturday, April 28th to help.
Canterbury Northwestern, The Episcopal Campus Ministry, The Rev. Liz Stedman, Chaplain
www.northwestern.edu /episcopal   (82 words)

  
 Canterbury Cathedral
Welcome to the website of Canterbury Cathedral, Mother Church of the Anglican Communion and seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury.
It is the home of a community of people who seek to make the Cathedral a place of welcome, beauty and holiness.
We hope you will be inspired to visit Canterbury and the Cathedral and we look forward to welcoming you.
www.canterbury-cathedral.org   (323 words)

  
 Canterbury, England Travel Guide - BootsnAll.com
The Canterbury Guide is written and maintained by Robert Fisk.
Canterbury's hostels, hotels and guesthouses are a perfect marriage of modern amenities with historical charm.
Canterbury's buskers and street entertainers are a weird phenomenon.
www.bootsnall.com /europetravelguides/cant/index.shtml   (271 words)

  
 Welcome to the University of Canterbury, New Zealand - Nau mai, haere mai ki te Whare Wananga o Waitaha - Christchurch ...
Associate Professor Roger Reeves (Physics and Astronomy) has been awarded the T.K. Sidey Medal in recognition of his superb contribution to research associated with electromagnetic radiation.
Eight contemporary artworks, and the eight ancient treasures from Canterbury University’s James Logie Memorial Collection that inspired them, will go on display together in an innovative exhibition opening at the Christchurch Art Gallery this month.
© University of Canterbury - Christchurch, New Zealand
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 Canterbury Web Services Limited - the Web Server for Canterbury and East Kent
Canterbury Web Services Limited - the Web Server for Canterbury and East Kent
Canterbury Web Services has been creating fine web sites for business and organisations in Kent and further afield for over ten years.
Some of the sites we host for clients use encrypted links to ensure that your data is secure.
www.cantweb.co.uk   (85 words)

  
 Canterbury Bed and Breakfast, Cheap Hotel and Guest House Accommodation
Englands most famous cathedral city, Canterbury sits in one of the most attractive corners of rural Kent and has been welcoming visitors for over 2000 years.
Canterbury is easy to reach by road, rail, air and sea.
With part of the city designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, Canterbury today is a delightful mixture of architecture, history, arts and culture, museums, shops of every description, visitor attractions and good restaurants and pubs.
www.bedandbreakfasts.co.uk /propertysearch.asp?townCity=Canterbury   (808 words)

  
 Canterbury Recreation Association
Please note the first meet will be in the afternoon of Sunday, June 10, however we do not have a definite start time yet.
The Canterbury Swim Team will be wearing new suits this summer that will be for the 2007 and 2008 seasons.
If you are interested in membership at Canterbury Recreation Association, please call 754-1079 and press voice mailbox #1 and leave a message to get information on joining and to be placed on the waiting list.
eteamz.active.com /cra/index.cfm   (179 words)

  
 Canterbury - Locations - University of Kent
Find out about the the facilities available on the Canterbury campus Maps and directions
Courses in Canterbury Courses and qualifications available for study in Canterbury
Canterbury and the region Learn more about the area
www.kent.ac.uk /studying/where/canterbury   (88 words)

  
 Canterbury Park and Ride
Park and Ride has always been the greenest, cheapest and fastest way for car drivers and their passengers to get to Canterbury city centre.
The City Council is commited to providing a new Park and Ride site to serve traffic approaching Canterbury from the northwest of the City.
A number of potential sites have been identified and consultants have been tasked with assessing these sites and recommending which site they feel is most appropriate.
www.canterbury.gov.uk /cgi-bin/buildpage.pl?mysql=1566   (463 words)

  
 Canterbury Business Directory - Brought to you by The Best Of Canterbury
The Best of Canterbury is your local community and business directory for Canterbury, featuring Canterbury news, Canterbury events and comprehensive directory of local businesses.
Owned and run by local residents Melissa and Scott Pearce, The Best of Canterbury is Canterbury's most progressive, forward thinking, high traffic community website.
If you'd like to feature your business on The Best of Canterbury or know a business that would benefit from real cost effective advertising, call us on 01227 722818 or email us at: canterbury@thebestof.co.uk
www.thebestof.co.uk /canterbury   (141 words)

  
 Canterbury New Zealand Accommodation
Canterbury, New Zealand accommodation options for all budgets.
Canterbury, New Zealand offers a wide selection of accommodation options.
Select a Canterbury, New Zealand accommodation category from the comprehensive list below or search by region.
www.tourism.net.nz /region/canterbury/accommodation   (85 words)

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