How many pilgrims are making the journey to Canterbury?

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There are thirty-one pilgrims making the journey to Canterbury to worship at the tomb of Saint Thomas a Becket.  They are:

  1. The Narrator
  2. The Knight
  3. The Squire
  4. The Yeoman
  5. The Prioress
  6. The Monk
  7. The Friar
  8. The Nun
  9. The Priest
  10. The Merchant
  11. The Cleric
  12. The Man of Law
  13. The Franklin
  14. The Haberdasher
  15. The Carpenter
  16. The Weaver
  17. The Dyer
  18. The Tapestry
  19. The Cook
  20. The Shipman
  21. The Physician
  22. The Wife of Bath
  23. The Parson
  24. The Plowman
  25. The Miller
  26. The Manciple
  27. The Reeve
  28. The Summoner
  29. The Pardoner
  30. The Canon
  31. The Canon's Yeoman
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