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St Giles

History of St Giles Cambridge

The church was rebuilt 1874-5 but the original church was founded c. 1092 when Sheriff Picot and his wife founded a house of Augustinian canons here; the canons later moved to Barnwell. (Pevsner)

Old church of St Giles demolished in 1870

Further information can be founded on Wikipedia.


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