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Litchfield Cathedral, Litchfield, Staffordshire - The first cathedral was built on the present site in 700 AD. Work began on the present Gothic cathedral in 1195. At the time of the Domesday Book survey, Lichfield was held by the bishop of Chester. It is the only medieval English cathedral with three spires.
Lichfield is the only medieval English cathedral with three spires. tarting in 1085 and continuing through the twelfth century the original wooden Saxon church was replaced by a Norman cathedral made from stone, and this was in turn replaced by the present Gothic cathedral begun in 1195. It was completed by the building of the Lady Chapel in the 1330s
Le 14 octobre, les Normands vainquent les armées anglaises lors de la bataille d'Hastings, au cours de laquelle Harold est tué — la célèbre tapisserie de Bayeux relate cette victorieuse épopée de Guillaume. Le Conquérant fait alors route vers Londres et, le jour de Noël, est couronné roi d'Angleterre à l'abbaye de Westminster. The Bayeux Tapestry (depicting the Battle of Hastings and the events leading up to it)