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Normans

1)     The Normans invaded England in 1066. Their leader became King William the Conqueror. The Normans built many castles, churches and cathedrals. Norman architecture is similar to the Ancient Roman architectural style and so is often known as ‘Romanesque’.

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The original core of this glossary was commissioned from Canon Phillip McFadyen of St George's Colegate, in Norwich.