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Memorial Cross - St Peter & St Paul - Exton, Rutland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 41.434 W 000° 38.362
30U E 659540 N 5840464
Quick Description: Memorial crucifix in St Peter & St Paul's church, a model of the one used on the WWI memorial on Oakham Road, Exton.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/11/2019 11:08:14 AM
Waymark Code: WM10HNT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
Views: 5

Long Description:
This is the original model of Jesus crucified used on the village cross (visit link) , which is now situated above the war memorial plaques in the church (visit link) . The figure of Jesus was modelled on one from Madeliene Church, Paris. A small metal plaque labels the cross.
It was comissioned by Earl and Countess of Gainsborough; Viscount Campden.
Private or Public Monument?: Private

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Not known

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: Europe

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
St Peter & St Paul
Exton, Rutland England
LE15 8AX


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Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: Not listed

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