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The Pilgrims' Way is reputedly the route taken by For albums named Pilgrim, see Pilgrim (album). ...pilgrims to the shrine of Saint Thomas à Becket (or Thomas Becket) (ca. ...Thomas Becket from Winchester Cathedral as seen from the Cathedral Close Arms of Winchester City Council Winchester is a city in southern England, and the administrative capital of the county of Hampshire, with a population of around 35,000. ...Winchester in Hampshire is a county on the south coast of England. ...Hampshire to St Peters St, Canterbury, from the West Gate, 1993 Canterbury (Latin: Duroverum) is a cathedral city in the county of Kent in southeast England. ...Canterbury in This article is about the English county of Kent. ...Kent, Royal motto: Dieu et mon droit (French: God and my right) Official language None; English is de facto Capital London Capitals coordinates 51° 30 N, 0° 10 W Largest city London Area  _ Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population  _ Total (2001)  _ Density Ranked 1st UK 49,138,831...England. Part of the route, from London — containing the City of London — is the capital of the United Kingdom and of England and a major world city. With over seven million inhabitants (Londoners) in Greater London area, it is amongst the most densely populated areas in Western Europe. ...London, was followed by the storytellers in the Canterbury Tales Woodcut 1484 The Canterbury Tales is a collection of stories written by Geoffrey Chaucer in the 14th century (two of them in prose, the rest in verse). ...Canterbury Tales by Chaucer: Illustration from Cassells History of England, circa 1902 Chanticleer the rooster from an outdoor production of Chanticleer and the Fox at Ashby_de_la_Zouch castle Geoffrey Chaucer (ca. ...Geoffrey Chaucer.

The title is a somewhat misleading one. The route taken by the Way follows a very The Concise Oxford Dictionary gives the definition of trackway as a path formed by the repeated treading of people or animals, and it is with this idea in mind that this article has been written. ...ancient trackway (500_450 BC) which ran from east to west at the foot of the The North Downs in England are a ridge of chalk hills that stretch about 100 mi (160 km) from Hampshire through Surrey and Kent. ...North Downs hills. It took advantage of the contours and avoided the sticky clay of the land below. The trackway ran the entire length of the North Downs, leading to and from Folkestone is a coastal resort town in the Shepway district of Kent, England. ...Folkestone: the pilgrims turned north along the The River Stour is a river in Kent, England. ...River Stour valley near Chilham to reach Canterbury.

See also the The North Downs Way is a long_distance path in southern England. ...North Downs Way.

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