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France
Le Crotoy
Somme

Picardie

Rue de l'Église  
(Église St. Esprit en Marquenterre)

Jeanne d'Arc prisonnière

Joan of Arc in Prison

Saint Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc), The Maid of Orléans (ca. 1412 - 1431)
national heroine of France, beatified in 1909 and canonized in 1920. She led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War
(Wikipedia)
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Le Crotoy /  Jeanne d'Arc prisonnière   Le Crotoy /  Jeanne d'Arc prisonnière

Description

Statue of chained Jeanne d'Arc in the church. The statue is identical with the bronze statue in Le Crotoy. Above the statue a wall painting showing a bird's eye view of Le Crotoy and its castle in the 15th century.

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Location (N 50°12'53" - E 1°37'29")

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Item Code: frpi037; Photograph: 26 August 2011
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