St Mary the Virgin, Minster

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#5 of 9 in Historic Sites in Ramsgate
Layers of history come alive at St Mary the Virgin, featuring a belfry with five 17th-century bells set in a massive Norman tower. A religious structure has probably stood here for a thousand years, but the oldest part of the current church dates back to the period just after the Norman conquest. Put St Mary the Virgin at the forefront of your travel plans using our Ramsgate tour itinerary planner.
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  • Popped in to see this church. Walled round until i found the entrance. Went inside to find it a bit dark but a nice welcoming church. Be nice to experience the choir  more »
  • St. Mary's Church is also known as the Cathedral on the Marshes. It is certainly large enough to be one! St.Augustine landed near here in 597 and St.Mary's was founded c670AD. The Church has a set of ...  more »
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  • An ancient, majestic old lady known as the ‘Cathedral of the Marshes’. The architecture is sublime and the church is normally open, with a very welcoming presence inside.
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