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Chelmsford
Essex

East of England

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(Cathedral of St. Mary, St. Peter and St. Cedd)

Saint Peter

(Greek: Πέτρος, Pétros, "stone, rock"; possibly died AD 67)
apostle, first pope; patron saint of locksmiths and confessors. Usually holding the keys to the Kingdom of Heaven
(Wikipedia)
Thomas Bayliss Huxley-Jones
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Chelmsford /  Saint Peter   Chelmsford /  Saint Peter

Description

Stone statue on the corner of the church. St. Peter is depicted sitting on a basket with fish and holdings in his left hand a key (shaped as a huge Yale key), and making a blessing gesture with his right hand.

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Locatie (N 51°44'6" - E 0°28'21")

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