ST4587 : Lychgate, St Mary's Rogiet

taken 6 years ago, near to Llanfihangel Rogiet, Monmouthshire/Sir Fynwy, Great Britain

Lychgate, St Mary's Rogiet
Lychgate, St Mary's Rogiet
Over the entrance on the east side of this church. Link
Derived from an Old English word for a corpse, a lychgate is the roofed gateway to a churchyard,
formerly used to shelter a coffin until the clergyman's arrival for the burial or pre-burial service.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 January, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 28 January, 2016
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4571 8764 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:35.0993N 2:47.0981W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4570 8764
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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