TF7602 : St George's church - south aisle

taken 8 years ago, near to Gooderstone, Norfolk, Great Britain

St George's church - south aisle
St George's church - south aisle
The construction of St George's church > LinkExternal link started in the 12th century, with south porch and aisle added in the 14th century. Despite renovation work that was carried out in the 19th century, the church has retained much of its medieval atmosphere > LinkExternal link. The C15 benches > LinkExternal link have carved and pierced decorations in a variety of patterns, and poppyhead bench ends as well as carved figures on the arm rests, the latter much defaced. The octagonal font > LinkExternal link dates from the 14th century and some of the medieval glass > LinkExternal link has remained in the east window of the south aisle. The rood screen > LinkExternal link is C15 and retains some of its original colouring. The panels depict the 12 apostles holding their recognised portion of the Creed, with the 4 Latin Doctors painted on the doors. Three return stalls > LinkExternal link rest against the screen on the chancel side. The pulpit > LinkExternal link is Jacobean. The chamber organ > LinkExternal link is believed to have been made by JC Bishop of London in about 1830.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Monday, 18 January, 2010
Church interior   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 762 021 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:35.3095N 0:36.0019E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 762 021
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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