Gargoyles - St John the Divine - Colston Bassett, Nottinghamshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 53.544 W 000° 57.675
30U E 637153 N 5862246
Quick Description: Gargoyles adorning the tower of St John the Divine, Colston Bassett.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 7/7/2017 11:13:11 AM
Waymark Code: WMW3YC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
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Long Description:
"The spire is central to the crossing and contemporary with the building. A lightning conductor from the spire is attached to the south side of the vestry wall to earth. The angle buttressed tower houses the bell chamber with two open hooded decorated apertures fitted with sounding/weather boards on each side, the tower corners are decorated by short pinnacles with two gargoyles to each wall. The hexagonal spire is adorned with three short vertical ventilators with small pitched tops, and the spire is crowned with a copper weathercock which also acts as the upper terminal to the lightning conductor."

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Condition: Lightly Weathered

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