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Wells Vicars Close North Somerset England
City of Wells

A view down Vicars' Close looks shorter than from the South end as the street was designed with a reduction in width (3 m) to increase the perspective!

Copyright: Geoff Mather
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8240x4120
Taken: 24/09/2009
Uploaded: 31/10/2009
Updated: 02/03/2015
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Tags: ancient street; houses; cathedral; g8dhe
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More About City of Wells

Wells is the second smallest cathedral city in England (after the City of London) and was founded in 1205. It is located at the foot of the Mendip Hills in Somerset.  It was named after the fact that there are three wells in the city closely associated with the cathedral.