Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Oxford
Oxfordshire

South East England

Christ Church College  
(Dean Fell's Tower, Tom Quad side)

John Fell

Longworth, Berkshire 1625 - 1686
Dean of Christ Church, Oxford, and later concomitantly as Bishop of Oxford
(Wikipedia)

19th century

Oxford /  John Fell   Oxford /  John Fell

Description

Stone statue in a niche above the gate between Tom Quad and Peckwater Quad.

Inscription(s)

iohanni fell
h.g.l.
decano decanus
mdccclxxvii

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.

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°45'2" W 1°15'19"

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