SZ4977 : St. Catherine's Oratory

near to Blackgang, Isle of Wight, England

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St. Catherine's Oratory
St. Catherine's Oratory
Locally known as the Pepperpot. Dating from about 1320, it was erected by Walter de Godeton as an act of penance for plundering wine from the wreck of St. Marie of Bayonne in Chale Bay.

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SZ4977, 60 images   (more nearby 🔍)
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George Griffin   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 11 March, 2005
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 49 77 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 50:35.7081N 1:18.1207W
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Image classification(about): Geograph (First for SZ4977)
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