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Great Britain
Oxford
Oxfordshire

South East England

Trinity College  
(Durham Quad)

Sir Thomas Pope

Deddington, near Banbury, Oxfordshire, c. 1507 - Clerkenwell 1559
Member of Parliament for Buckingham in 1536 and for Berkshire in 1539; High Sheriff of Essex and Hertfordshire for 1552 and 1557; founder of Trinity College, 1556
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Description

Stone half figure of sir Thomas Pope in a niche in Durham Quad.

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.

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Location (N 51°45'19" - W 1°15'26")

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