CATHEDRALS OF THE NEW FOUNDATION
\kɐθˈiːdɹə͡lz ɒvðə njˈuː fa͡ʊndˈe͡ɪʃən], \kɐθˈiːdɹəlz ɒvðə njˈuː faʊndˈeɪʃən], \k_ɐ_θ_ˈiː_d_ɹ_əl_z ɒ_v_ð_ə n_j_ˈuː f_aʊ_n_d_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]\
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The cathedral churches of sees founded by Henry VIII., from funds obtained by the suppression of the monasteries, the cathedrals of the sees already established being called henceforth the C. of the Old Foundation. The new sees were those of Westminster, Oxford, Peterborough, Bristol, Gloucester, and Chester.
By Henry Percy Smith