However, historical evidence indicates that only the coffins of Alfred and Edward were at the site of the high altar.
We notice in the nave a boundary stone, beyond which no female foot might go in the direction of the high altar.
We possess his relics and they are enclosed in the shrine under the high altar.
But within, before the high altar—or shall we say since this is a reformed place, before the pulpit?
At the high altar are three more fragments from the mutilated tomb.
The high altar is of porphyry, and when I visited it, itself and the body of the church were undergoing repairs.
Within its chapel all the elected emperors were crowned in front of the high altar.
The chapel to the S. of the high altar is dedicated to St Clement.
Behind the high altar is the shrine of the Three Kings of Cologne.
In the confessional she picked up a handful of apple-parings, which she threw behind the high altar.