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Margaret, daughter of Edward I

Princess Margaret, daughter of Edward I and his queen Eleanor of Castile, was born at Windsor Castle on 11th September 1275.

Marriage

On the 8th of July 1290 Margaret was married to John, son of the Duke of Brabant in Westminster Abbey.

Burial

She died in 1318 and was buried in Brussels.

Born

15th March 1275

Wedding

8th July 1290

Gold cross on a blue background
Cross on the north west tower, west front of Westminster Abbey

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Image © 2019 Dean and Chapter of Westminster

The Shrine of St Edward the Confessor is one of the most powerful features of the Abbey. To stand in the presence of a man who is both a saint and a monarch is awe-inspiring.

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The Reverend Christopher Stoltz - Minor Canon

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