TF7602 : St George's church - church organ

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

St George's church - church organ
St George's church - church organ
The construction of St George's church > LinkExternal link started in the 12th century, with south porch and aisle > LinkExternal link 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 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)
Submitted
Monday, 18 January, 2010
Category
Church interior   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 762 021 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:35.3093N 0:36.0107E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TF 762 021
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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