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Chimeras - St John the Baptist - Harringworth, Northamptonshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 34.031 W 000° 38.931
30U E 659348 N 5826721
Quick Description: Two chimeras adorn the corners at the east end of St John the Baptist's church, Harringworth.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/7/2019 12:07:41 PM
Waymark Code: WM11KKA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
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Long Description:
Two chimeras adorn the corners at the east end of St John the Baptist's church, Harringworth.

"The Church of St John the Baptist is a Grade 1 listed structure, and has a 12th Century Tower, with a 14th Century spire, with carved heads (one with its tongue sticking out!).

The exterior has double-gabled buttresses on the South aisle, and two grotesques at the East end of the Chancel."

SOURCE - (visit link)

A very good account of the church history can be found here - (visit link)
Water spout is used: no

Condition: Lightly Weathered

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