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8 Comments CherryPie on May 10th 2023

An inscription at the bottom says : In honour and memory of the members of 2,3,8 and 100 Groups who served in the Ely district during the second world war, 1939 to 1945. The outer panels show aircrew and airman figures, between them are Archangel Michael and St. George. Below these are the badges of the [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Dec 8th 2018

We went to breakfast a little later than the previous day. Consequently the breakfast room was more crowded due to it being a bank holiday Saturday.

After breakfast we made our way to Barley Hall. I stopped to take some photos along the way and Mr C and my mum carried on ahead. By the time [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on Apr 7th 2018

…Christian stories in glass

8 Comments CherryPie on Sep 30th 2017

8 Comments CherryPie on Jul 10th 2017

The Jesse window is one of the most splendid examples of 14th century stained glass in Europe. This great East Window shows the central story of the birth, death and resurrection of Jesus, surrounded by some earthly ancestors including Jesse, father of King David.*

*from a signboard in front of the window

10 Comments CherryPie on Sep 6th 2016

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