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 cleric and scholar served as tutor to the young Princess Elizabeth, later Elizabeth I



20 October, 1714

George I crowned king

George, who spoke no English, had only entered the country for the first time a month earlier

The third son of George III, he ruled after his elder brother died in 1830



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