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#14288: Plaque on Bocardo Prison Door

Photo 14288: Plaque on Bocardo Prison Door - St. Michael at the North Gate, Oxford

Photo Details

Photo ID
14288
Date
2012-10-09
Location
St. Michael at the North Gate, Oxford
Description
Plaque on the wooden door displayed in the tower of the Church of St Michael at the North Gate in Oxford. It reads: "This door was at the entrance of a cell in the old city gaol Bocardo, called the Bishops Room, wherein the Bishops Cranmer Ridely and Latimer were confined, and from whence they were taken to suffer Martyrdom in the Town Ditch behind the Houses opposite Balliol College, in the reign of Queen Mary."
Camera
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Lens
EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Resolution
5616 x 3744 px
File Size
16.17 MB
ISO
1000
Geotag
51.753755° N, 1.258460° W
Date Uploaded
January 19, 2013
Credit
Holly Hayes