TL8759 : Great Welnetham Church snake

taken 10 years ago, near to Great Welnetham, Suffolk, Great Britain

Great Welnetham Church snake
Great Welnetham Church snake
At the junction of the nave and chancel there is this unique small carving on a quoin of a snake. Its significance is unknown. For the picture of the church > LinkExternal link. Welnethan can be spelled with or without the 'h' after the W. Ordnance Survey maps state - Welnetham, but the modern custom seems to be Whelnetham. Both seem to have equal usage.
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TL8759, 26 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 July, 2010
Category
Church detail   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 878 593 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:12.0171N 0:44.8157E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 878 593
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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