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    Bath Abbey | The History

    I first visited Bath over a decade ago, and I remember vividly seeing Bath Abbey for the first time. Luckily, I have since been back several times. I believe I can say confidently that there is nowhere like the Abbey. It is officially known as the Abbey Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul. And it is a richly atmospheric place of worship which shows a premier example of Norman Perpendicular Gothic architecture. This architecture is a true testament to the blend of Anglo-Saxon, Norman and 19th-century cultures. Why do I say this? Well, you can find exquisite columns of honey-gold stone, striking stained-glass windows and incredible fan vaulting ceilings.…