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#14288: Plaque on Bocardo Prison Door

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

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Photo ID
14288
Credit
Title
Plaque on Bocardo Prison Door
Caption
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."
Geotag
51.753755° N, 1.258460° W
Uploaded
January 19, 2013
Camera
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Lens
EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
ISO
1000