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Exeter and the River Exe

maggie mccall | River Exe, Exeter

River Exe, Exeter

A view of the river Exe as it enters the outskirts of Exeter. The River Exe in England rises at Exe Head, near the village of Simonsbath, on Exmoor 5 mi from the Bristol Channel coast, and flows due south, so that most of its length lies in Devon. It flows for 60 miles and reaches the sea at the Exe Estuary, on the south coast of Devon
maggie mccall | Exeter Cathedral, Devon

Exeter Cathedral, Devon

Exeter Cathedral is a stunning building, its proper name is the Cathedral Church of Saint Peter. The present building was completed by about 1400, and has several notable features, including an early set of misericords, an astronomical clock and the longest uninterrupted medieval stone vaulted ceiling in the world. A statue of Richard Hooker, (March 1554 to November 1600), sits within the grounds of the cathedral, he was an English priest in the Church of England and an influential theologian.
maggie mccall | Exeter Cathedral, Devon

Exeter Cathedral, Devon

The site of Exeter Cathedral and the area around about has been the heart of Exeter since Roman times. Exeter Cathedral is a stunning building, its proper name is the Cathedral Church of Saint Peter. The present building was completed by about 1400, and has several notable features, including an early set of misericords, an astronomical clock and the longest uninterrupted medieval stone vaulted ceiling in the world. The Great West Front was added in 1342, this was richly coloured when completed.