SO7510 : St Peter's, Upper Framilode

taken 3 years ago, near to Upper Framilode, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

St Peter's, Upper Framilode
St Peter's, Upper Framilode
Framilode was a favourite place of the Gloucester poet Ivor Gurney, of whom I'd never heard until I did some Googling to find out something about the church. But he mentioned the place in one of his poems and kept a boat here when he lived in the area around a century ago.
The church appears Norman, but was in fact built in 1854 for the spiritual nourishment of the workers on the estate of the local landowner. There's a weatherfish on the top of the spire instead of a weathercock. In the foreground is a fence which guides walkers on the Severn Way over the floodbank which borders the river here.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 31 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Place (from Tags)
Upper Framilode 
Primary Subject of Photo
Church 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 7501 1044 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:47.5230N 2:21.8240W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 7502 1046
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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