Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Oxford
Oxfordshire

South East England

St. Edmund Hall College  
(Church of St. Peter-in-the-East)

Two Saints' Statues at the Church of St. Peter-in-the-East


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Description

Two statues in niches of the porch of the Church of St. Peter-in-the-East, now the library of St. Edmund Hall College. One of the statue probably represents St. Peter.

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Annotation

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Colleges in Oxford

Most of the university colleges in Oxford occupy large areas with several buildings and courts ('quads' in Oxford). There are numerous statues, mostly in the façades of the various buildings. The statues with are not visible from the public road. Most of the colleges are accessible for visitors during certain times of the day, some for free, others for a small (or not so small) fee.

Tags

Location N 51°45'12" W 1°15'0"

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Item Code: gbse169; Photograph: 19 October 2015
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