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Temple Church, London

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Temple Church, London
London, Greater London, England
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My favourite historic church in London, Temple Church is a marvellous medieval treasure hidden away in the labyrinth that is Middle Temple, off Fleet Street. The church is hemmed in by legal offices dating back to the Middle Ages, and stands in its own courtyard. Parts of the building date to at least the 12th century. The most interesting feature is the rounded west end, filled with effigies of recumbent knights including William Marshall, the powerful Earl of Pembroke. The sculpture is fantastic and the atmosphere is unbeatable. An absolute delight.

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