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A Shot of Ely

I had a chance to pop in Ely Cathedral in Cambridgeshire, today, and take a few photos of different aspects of the building.  Every time I visit I see something that I have missed.   45 more words


Fancy Chicken

In St Mary’s Church in Wimbotsham, Norfolk, that we visited yesterday there is a host of wonderful early Victorian craved wooden pew ends.

To start with, we have a fancy chicken, I thought it had some dragon in it because of the wings…..husband said no its a fancy chick because of its wings, chickens have wings…..but what about the web feet, no fancy chickens have feathers that cover their feet.   11 more words


Good Friday Altar

I only got to explore one church today, as we had to work for most of the day and really only had time for St Mary’s Church in Wimbotsham, Norfolk.   113 more words

Church Buildings

Wednesday Passiontide II: Statio ad St Mariam Majorem

Grant, we beseech Thee, O almighty God, that we who are continually afflicted by reason of our excesses, may be delivered through the passion of Thine only-begotten Son.

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Tuesday Passiontide II: Statio ad St Priscam

Almighty and everlasting God, grant that we may celebrate the mysteries of our Lord’s Passion that we may deserve to receive Thy pardon. Through Jesus Christ our Lord…

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St Peter & St Paul, Salle, Norfolk - Exterior

 The beautiful exterior of the 14th century church of Salle in Norfolk, St Peter & St Paul.  The interior is to follow, this is a big church and really needs a couple of posts, the rood screen has already had a posting.