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St Nonna Church, Altarnun
England

The 15th cenutury medieval church of St Nonna at Altarnun, Cornwall is also known as the Cathedral of the Moor. It's best known for the very fine carving on the bench ends (of which there are nearly 80). These were carved by Robert Daye in about 1530. The font dates back to the Norman period.


This is the view from behind the rood screen.

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Copyright: Roy Reed
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Uppladdad: 05/07/2011
Uppdaterad: 07/08/2014
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