Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Stommeln
(Stadt Pulheim)
Rhein-Erft-Kreis

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Josef-Gladbach-Platz

Sankt Florian

Saint Florian

Saint Florian von Lorch (d. c. 304)
Roman officer in the province of Noricum (at present the region of Bavaria), responsible for organizing firefighting brigades. He is usually depicted pouring water from a pitcher over a fire
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Stommeln /  Sankt Florian   Stommeln /  Sankt Florian

Description

Statue of St. Florian with a flag in his left hand and pouring water over a fire.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 51°1'12" E 6°45'39"

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Item Code: denw539; Photograph: 15 May 2016
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