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St Botolph's, Cambridge, Plaifere Memorial

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St Botolph's, Cambridge, Plaifere Memorial
East Anglia - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
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St Botolph's church is a Cambridge landmark, located at the junction of Trumpington Road and Silver Street. There was a Saxon church here, but the current building dates to 1350. Among the numerous historic delights in this wonderful church is the monument to Thomas Plaifere (Playfair), who served as Lady Margaret's Professor of Divinity in Cambridge University, and died in 1609. The brightly painted Plaifere monument stands in a small chapel off the south aisle.

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