The City of Salisbury
ISBN 978 09544916 73
This is the latest title in the best-selling guide book series.
The medieval city of Salisbury sits at the confluence of five rivers in south-east Wiltshire. Close to the edge of Salisbury Plain, it is surrounded by beautiful countryside.
The city has a lot to offer with many timber-framed buildings oozing character; an Early English Gothic Cathedral with the tallest spire in Britain; one of four original Magna Carta documents; a diverse collection of museums; and thriving outdoor markets.
Inside you will find:
Why the city moved from Old Sarum.
Information about the cathedral.
How it came to have the tallest spire.
The importance of Magna Carta and where to find it.
A map of the city.
Plus much more!