1215 Magna Carta : Facts, History & Celebrations | Salisbury Cathedral

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Magna Carta and Archives

Magna Carta and Archives

Magna Carta (Latin for "Great Charter") is one of the most celebrated documents in English history. In 2009 UNESCO entered Magna Carta into the Memory of the World Register – the list of the world’s most important documents. Ours is the best preserved of only four surviving copies and is displayed in our Chapter House with its own exhibition.




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