SU0311 : Font, St Giles Church

taken 7 years ago, near to Wimborne st Giles, Dorset, Great Britain

Font, St Giles Church
Font, St Giles Church
The cover for the font, designed by Sir Ninian Comper, was given by the 9th Earl of Shaftesbury in memory of his sisters Evelyn Baring, Violet Mar and Kellie.

The Royal Arms are those of King George II and were originally intended to remind worshippers that the king was the head of the church and not the pope.

For a view looking east SU0311 : Wimborne St Giles Church - Font
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites 
Place (from Tags)
Wimborne St Giles 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0318 1196 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:54.4261N 1:57.3686W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0318 1196
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Church Interior  Font  Royal Arms 

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