The new bishop of Salisbury yesterday strode out on a traditional 2.5 mile pilgrimage walk.

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Pictured: The new Bishop has always used The Mitre House (pictured) as a robing-place before their enthronement. It is said to be one of  the first houses to be built in the City. It is currently a clothes shop but Stephen continued the robing tradition before Sunday's service.<br />
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The new bishop of Salisbury yesterday strode out on a traditional 2.5 mile pilgrimage walk to mark his inauguration.<br />
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The Right Reverend Stephen Lake walked from Old Sarum, the ancient site of the original cathedral just outside of the Wiltshire city.<br />
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The cathedral had to relocate to Salisbury over 750 years ago as the Old Sarum location was so windy the clergy could not hear themselves sing.<br />
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Since then it has become tradition that the new bishop marks the start of their tenure by walking from the old site to the 'new' cathedral.<br />
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The Rev Lake was accompanied by a group of Scouts.