TF0627 : The Devil's Door

taken 5 years ago, near to Kirkby Underwood, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

The Devil's Door
The Devil's Door
Northern door at St Mary's and All Saints, Kirmby Underwood. There was an old practice of opening the Northern Door during baptism of infants so that Original Sin could exit the church.

This door is less than five foot tall in the centre of the arch. It would appear that the Devil is low in stature.
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TF0627, 51 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Friday, 31 October, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 1 November, 2014
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites 
Primary Subject of Photo
Door 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 0697 2704 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:49.8166N 0:24.8227W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 0697 2705
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Church Door  Devils Door (Church) 

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