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[[Image:Westminster Abbey.JPG|right|thumb|350px|Westminster Abbey]]
 
[[Image:Westminster Abbey.JPG|right|thumb|350px|Westminster Abbey]]
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'''Official Name:''' The Collegiate Church of St Peter<br>
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'''Nicknames:''' No known nicknames <br>
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'''Former Aliases:''' No known former aliases <br>
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'''Other Current Aliases:''' No other known current aliases <br>
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==Location Details==
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'''Universe:''' [[Multiverse]]<br>
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'''Galaxy:''' [[Milky Way Galaxy]]<br>
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'''Star System:''' [[Sol system]]<br>
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'''Planet:''' [[Earth]]<br>
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'''Country:''' [[England]]<br>
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'''City:''' [[London]]<br>
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'''Locale:''' [[Wikipedia:Westminster|Westminster]]<br>
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'''Identity:''' The existance of this location is known to the general populace of Earth. <br>
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==History==
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'''History:''' In the continuity of [[Comics V for Vendetta|V for Vendetta]], Westminster Abbey was the base of operations for Bishop [[Anthony Lilliman]]. Lilliman, a former Chaplain for the [[Larkhill Resettlement Camp]], used his private quarters in the abbey in order to conduct various scandalous affairs, not the least of which, was a game that others referred to as "Children's Hour". Through Dennis, his valet, Lilliman would bring young girls to his bedchambers where he would spend the night "engaging in his favorite sins".
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In 1997, [[Evey Hammond]] masqueraded as a supposedly unsuspecting victim in order to bait Lilliman into a trap. Lilliman confessed that Evey was a little too old for his tastes (she was fifteen), but invited her inside the abbey nonetheless. While Lilliman concentrated his attention on Evey, her partner in crime, the masked anarchist known as [[V]], raided the abbey and attacked Lilliman. While Beethoven's 5th Symphony played in the background, V forced Lilliman to injest a communion wafer coated with cyanide.
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==Characteristics==
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'''Area/Dimensions:''' <br>
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:*'''Floor area:''' 32,000 square feet (2972 square metres)<br>
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:*'''Extreme length exterior:''' 530 feet (l6l.5 metres)<br>
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:*'''Height of West Towers:''' 225 feet 4 inches (68 metres)<br>
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:*'''Extreme length interior:''' 5ll feet (l56 metres)<br>
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:*'''Height of Nave interior:''' l0l feet 8 inches (3l metres)<br>
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:*'''Width of Nave & aisles:''' 7l feet 9 inches (2l.5 metres)<br>
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:*'''Length of Nave:''' l66 feet (50 metres)<br>
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:*'''Length of Transepts:''' 203 feet 2 inches (62 metres)<br>
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:*'''Length of Henry VII chapel:''' l03 feet 9 inches (3l.5 metres)<br>
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:*'''Height of Henry VII chapel:''' 60 feet 7 inches (l8.5 metres)<br>
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:*'''Width of whole chapel:''' 70 feet l inch (2l metres)<br>
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:*'''Seating capacity at normal Services:''' about 2,000<br>
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:*'''Seating capacity at l953 coronation:''' about 8,200<br>
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==Notes==
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* No special notes.
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==Trivia==
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* None
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==Recommended Readings==
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* [[Comics V for Vendetta|V for Vendetta]]
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==Related Articles==
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* [[Anthony Lilliman]]
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* [[Evey Hammond]]
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* [[V]]
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==External Links==
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* [[Wikipedia:Westminster Abbey|Westminster Abbey article at Wikipedia]]
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* [http://www.wikimapia.org/#y=51499456&x=-127517&z=17&l=0&m=s Satellite view of Westminster Abbey at WikiMapia]
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* [http://www.westminster-abbey.org/ Westminster Abbey]
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* [http://www.keithshortsculptor.com/westminsterabbey.htm Keith Short - Sculptor]
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* [http://www.shipoffools.com/Mystery/mws_05/reports/1054.html Mystery Worshipper Report]
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* [http://www.ofchoristers.net/Chapters/WestminsterAbbey.htm A history of the choristers and choir school of Westminster Abbbey]
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* [http://www.paradoxplace.com/Photo%20Pages/UK/Britain_South_and_West/Westminster_Abbey/Westminster_Abbey.htm Adrian Fletcher’s Paradoxplace Westminster Abbey Pages — Photos]
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==References==
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* [[V for Vendetta 2 (1988)|V for Vendetta #2]]
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* [http://www.westminster-abbey.org/ Westminster Abbey - Place of Worship House of Kings]
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Revision as of 21:32, February 2, 2007

Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey


Official Name: The Collegiate Church of St Peter
Nicknames: No known nicknames
Former Aliases: No known former aliases
Other Current Aliases: No other known current aliases




Location Details

Universe: Multiverse
Galaxy: Milky Way Galaxy
Star System: Sol system
Planet: Earth
Country: England
City: London
Locale: Westminster
Identity: The existance of this location is known to the general populace of Earth.

History

History: In the continuity of V for Vendetta, Westminster Abbey was the base of operations for Bishop Anthony Lilliman. Lilliman, a former Chaplain for the Larkhill Resettlement Camp, used his private quarters in the abbey in order to conduct various scandalous affairs, not the least of which, was a game that others referred to as "Children's Hour". Through Dennis, his valet, Lilliman would bring young girls to his bedchambers where he would spend the night "engaging in his favorite sins".

In 1997, Evey Hammond masqueraded as a supposedly unsuspecting victim in order to bait Lilliman into a trap. Lilliman confessed that Evey was a little too old for his tastes (she was fifteen), but invited her inside the abbey nonetheless. While Lilliman concentrated his attention on Evey, her partner in crime, the masked anarchist known as V, raided the abbey and attacked Lilliman. While Beethoven's 5th Symphony played in the background, V forced Lilliman to injest a communion wafer coated with cyanide.

Characteristics

Area/Dimensions:

  • Floor area: 32,000 square feet (2972 square metres)
  • Extreme length exterior: 530 feet (l6l.5 metres)
  • Height of West Towers: 225 feet 4 inches (68 metres)
  • Extreme length interior: 5ll feet (l56 metres)
  • Height of Nave interior: l0l feet 8 inches (3l metres)
  • Width of Nave & aisles: 7l feet 9 inches (2l.5 metres)
  • Length of Nave: l66 feet (50 metres)
  • Length of Transepts: 203 feet 2 inches (62 metres)
  • Length of Henry VII chapel: l03 feet 9 inches (3l.5 metres)
  • Height of Henry VII chapel: 60 feet 7 inches (l8.5 metres)
  • Width of whole chapel: 70 feet l inch (2l metres)
  • Seating capacity at normal Services: about 2,000
  • Seating capacity at l953 coronation: about 8,200

Notes

  • No special notes.

Trivia

  • None

Recommended Readings

Related Articles

External Links

References


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