Ely Cathedral,

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Ely Cathedral or the Cathedral Church of the Holy and Indivisible Trinity of Ely is the main church of Ely in Cambridgeshire, England.

Curves and Arches - Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, England

Curves and Arches - Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, England - fine example of Gothic architecture.

The main entrance of Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, England. The present building dates back to 1083, and cathedral status was granted in 1109.

The main entrance of Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, England. The present building dates back to and cathedral status was granted in

Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, was built by William the Conqueror as a prominent outpost after the bloody and lengthy rebellion by Hereward the Wake. It is known locally as The Ship of the Fens, because of its prominent shape that towers above the surrounding flat and watery landscape

Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire built by William the Conqueror . It is known locally as "the ship of the Fens", because of its prominent shape that towers above the surrounding flat and watery landscape

field of red poppys with Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, England in the background

field of red poppys with Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, England in the…

Ely Cathedral in Cambridgeshire, England: side chapel fan vaulted ceiling. Photo by John Dalkin.

Ely Cathedral in Cambridgeshire, England: side chapel fan vaulted ceiling. Photo by John Dalkin.

Organ case in Ely cathedral by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott. I've been outside but didn't get to go in. My great-great-great grandparents were married in Ely.

Elaborate organ case in Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, England, by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott.

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