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St Giles without Cripplegate, London

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St Giles without Cripplegate, London
London, Greater London, England
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St Giles without Cripplegate is one of the few London churches to survive the Great Fire of London in 1666. It stands within the Barbican complex, but as its name suggests it was built just outside the old city walls, near Cripplegate (long since vanished). Within the spacious interior are monuments to poet John Milton, who is buried here, to John Speed, Tudor historian and map maker, and to explorer Sir Martin Frobisher.

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