2009

SO6532 : Sleeping Beauty

taken 15 years ago, near to Much Marcle, County of Herefordshire, England

Sleeping Beauty
Sleeping Beauty
Tomb effigy of Blanche Mortimer, wife of Sir Peter Grandison, daughter of the 1st Earl of March, who died childless in 1347 Link

She is portrayed aged about thirty ... supposedly the age of the Resurrected Christ, implying the possibility of marriage to Him.

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Category: Tombs
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Blanche Mortimer [14] · Effigy of Blanche Mortimer [3] Other Photos: · 14th Century Effigies, St Mary's, Newent ·
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SO6532, 240 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Richard Croft   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 9 June, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 22 June, 2009
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 657 327 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:59.5118N 2:30.0388W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 657 327
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