Illustrated Dictionary of British Churches - Lierne Definition

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Lierne

A form of roof vaulting using many short, decorative ribs, called liernes, connecting to main ribs in decorative patterns.

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This fourth son of Edward III was virtual ruler of England from 1371-1399



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Cromwell dissolves the 'Rump' Parliament

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