Westminster Abbey

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  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Westminster Abbey a famous Gothic church of St. Peter in Westminster, London on the site of a former Benedictine monastery "Westminster Abbey is the scene of the coronations of almost all English monarchs","Distinguished English subjects are buried in Westminster Abbey"
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Usage

In literature:

From tomb of Richard II, Westminster Abbey, London.
"Letters and Lettering" by Frank Chouteau Brown
We then departed for Westminster Abbey, which must form the subject of another letter.
"Young Americans Abroad" by Various
It was they who did The Last Supper for Westminster Abbey, and the mosaics for Albert Memorial Hall in London.
"The Story of Glass" by Sara Ware Bassett
He was interred in Westminster Abbey in the middle of the nave.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
The medallion to this poet in Westminster Abbey was by Bacon.
"Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama" by E. Cobham Brewer
We find his seal upon the sacred foundations of Westminster Abbey.
"A Short History of England" by G. K. Chesterton
WESTMINSTER ABBEY ORGAN, LONDON, ENG.
"The Recent Revolution in Organ Building" by George Laing Miller
The Owl took her, instead, to Westminster Abbey, and offered explanations after the manner of a verger.
"'That Very Mab'" by May Kendall and Andrew Lang
She is buried in the east cloisters of Westminster Abbey.
"The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6)" by Aphra Behn
In the month of December was interred with much ceremony in Westminster Abbey Frances duchess-dowager of Suffolk, grandaughter to Henry VII.
"Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth" by Lucy Aikin
Cowley, who sleeps in Westminster Abbey, published a volume of poems at fifteen.
"Architects of Fate" by Orison Swett Marden
After which he'd be put into Westminster Abbey.
"The Lonely Island" by R.M. Ballantyne
It is true that some of our great generals have marble monuments in Westminster Abbey.
"A Lecture On Heads" by Geo. Alex. Stevens
His body was later sent to England and he was buried in Westminster Abbey.
"George Washington" by Calista McCabe Courtenay
Stephen of Blois was crowned at Westminster Abbey during the Christmas festival (December 26, 1135).
"Christmas: Its Origin and Associations" by William Francis Dawson
Price 1s., containing WESTMINSTER ABBEY, with a Map of WESTERN LONDON, and numerous Engravings on Wood.
"Notes and Queries, Number 35, June 29, 1850" by Various
The Fabric Rolls of Westminster Abbey, under date 37 Hen.
"Iron Making in the Olden Times as instanced in the Ancient Mines, Forges, and Furnaces of The Forest of Dean" by H. G. Nicholls
There's the Tower, and Exeter Change, the British Museum, Saint Paul's, and Westminster Abbey, and other places I have heard speak of.
"Owen Hartley; or, Ups and Downs" by William H. G. Kingston
Brougham said, 'Westminster Abbey is yawning for him.
"The Greville Memoirs (Second Part)" by Charles C. F. Greville
At her funeral, the body lay in state in the Jerusalem Chamber of Westminster Abbey.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VII (of X)--Continental Europe I" by Various
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In poetry:

His remains now rest in Westminster Abbey,
And his funeral was very impressive to see;
It was a very touching sight, I must confess,
Every class, from the Queen, paying a tribute to the poet's greatness.
"Death and Burial of Lord Tennyson" by William Topaz McGonagall
And upon the deck, in deep anxiety he stood,
And from anxiety of mind he took but little food;
But now he ordered dinner and prepared without delay,
Saying, I shall gain a peerage to-morrow, or Westminster Abbey.
"The Battle Of The Nile" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Westminster Abbey on December 4, 2012 in London, England.
Prince William and his new wife, Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, leave Westminster Abbey after their wedding in London.
A short walk from Westminster Abbey and the House of Parliament, this modern Indian restaurant was established in the Old Westminster Library in 2001.
Bethlehem Down Choir of Westminster Abbey MCA 5900 Buy Now.
In this Friday April 29, 2011 file photo Britain's Prince William and his bride Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, leave Westminster Abbey, London, following their wedding.
1947 – Princess — now Queen — Elizabeth marries Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey in London (More info).
Alastair Grant / The Associated Press The north side of Westminster Abbey is seen in London.
It is a song that seems to have been written for Westminster Abbey.
When Westminster Abbey was packed two-deep with them, they invaded St Paul's Cathedral.
AP Photo Royal enthusiasts camp in front of Westminster Abbey in London, Thursday, April 28, 2011.
Prince William emerged from Westminster Abbey with a lace-clad Catherine on his arm to cheers from thousands of fans lining the route to Buckingham Palace.
Prince William and Catherine marry in Westminster Abbey, just round the corner from Buckingham Palace where the couple's celebratory kiss was beamed around the world.
View photographs from the wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton at Westminster Abbey in London.
Prince William and Kate Middleton marry at Westminster Abbey.
Kate Middleton arrives at Westminster Abbey.
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