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St Mary's Church, Warwick

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St Mary's Church, Warwick
Warwick, Warwickshire, England
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The Collegiate church of St Mary was established in 1123 by the 2nd Earl of Warwick, within a short stroll of Warwick Castle. This superb historic church is best known for the opulent Beauchamp Chantry Chapel, founded by Richard Beauchamp in the middle of the 15th century. The chapel represents one of the high points of Gothic architecture in England, with ornate tombs of Earl Richard and his descendants, including Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester (d.1588), court favourite of Elizabeth I.

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