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Duxford Chapel
Whittlesford, Cambridgeshire, England
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Duxford Chapel is a very simple 14th century chantry chapel rather incongruously located beside Whittlesford railway station in rural Cambridgeshire. The unadorned interior may not be lavishly furnished, but it is a good example of a complete medieval building with very little alteration since it was built. The chantry was probably founded by Sir William de Colville shortly after 1200, and later came under control of the Bishop of Ely. Duxford Chapel is maintained by English Heritage.

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