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Canterbury Cathedral, Archbishop of Canterbury, Arthur Michael Ramsey, Ralph Brasier, Biafra

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Religion: Arthur Michael Ramsey. The Archbishop of Canterbury tolling the bell, high up in the belfry of Canterbury Cathedral today (Sat). The Archbishop climbed the winding spiral staircase, and rang the bell 150 times. This was the signal for church bells all over Britain to be rung for an hour, in protest against the million people who have died in the Nigeria - Biafra war. With the Archbishop in some pictured is Ralph Brasier, head verger at Canterbury Cathedral. December 1969 Z12302

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Color Black & White
Keywords Archbishop,Bell ringer,Religion,Traditions,1960s
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Year 1969
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