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#OnThisDay in 1852, the Duke of Wellington's funeral took place at the Cathedral. Over one million people watched the procession through London (which took four hours) and thousands attended the ceremony. Wellington was buried in the Crypt, near Admiral Lord Nelson.

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The Duke of Wellington and Admiral Lord Nelson - both giants in British history, both buried in our Crypt within a few paces of each other, both alive in the same era, and yet the only time they met was #onthisday  in 1805.

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