Bayeux Cathedral, also called the Cathedral of Our Lady of Bayeux (French: Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Bayeux), is a cathedral. It is in Bayeux, in Normandy. The current cathedral was consecrated on July 14, 1077. It is part of a larger complex, a bishop's palace. It was built as a replacement for an earlier church which dated from the Merovingian era. It was here that Harold Godwinson swore an oath that later led to the Norman Conquest.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Les Amis de Cathedrale de Bayeux Archived 2013-02-06 at the Wayback Machine
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Crypt under the cathedral
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Gameson, Richard (1997). The Study of the Bayeux Tapestry. Boydell & Brewer Ltd. p. 19. ISBN 978-0-85115-664-4.