TG2006 : Lych Gate, St Andrew's Church, Eaton

taken 7 years ago, near to Cringleford, Norfolk, Great Britain

Lych Gate, St Andrew's Church, Eaton
Lych Gate, St Andrew's Church, Eaton
A lychgate or as two separate words lych gate, is a gateway covered with a roof found at the entrance to a traditional English churchyard. The name comes from the Old English for a corpse (lic) and was traditionally where the clergy met the corpse for burial. It was also a shelter for the pall bearers.



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TG2006, 81 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 15 July, 2010
Category
Lych gate   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 203 060 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.4240N 1:15.1628E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 203 060
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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