Thursday, May 21, 2009

Parish Church

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We visitted the Parish Church of St Mary Magdelene (what a mouthful). This church has the most stained glass collection in the whole of England! Totally worth the visit.


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Look like any other church from the outside

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The main entrance

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Clock... you're late!

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The 'hall'

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Coffee area

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The area where the priest stand (sorry, don't know what is it called)

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Lord Byron, the poet, and his family were buried here in the compound of the church

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Lord Byron's grave

Some stained glass from the church.
Don't think I did any justice to show how well crafted they were...

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7 stained glass from the total of 29.

Other photos from the church

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Those knee thingy were hand sewn by some ladies from the church

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Single candle burning

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The tour continues tomorrow.

Cheers

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