January 9th, 2018

A day trip to Bury St. Edmunds

Bury St. Edmunds Abbey
Church micro 7777
Gillian amongst the ruins of
Bury St. Edmunds Abbey
The ruins of Bury St. Edmunds Abbey
The ruins of Bury St. Edmunds Abbey
Gillian standing at the spot where Cardinal Langton and the Barrons swore at St Edmund's altar they would obtain ratification of the Magna Carta from King John.
Gillian amongst the ruins of
Bury St. Edmunds Abbey
Gillian amongst the ruins of
Bury St. Edmunds Abbey
Old English Rose Garden.
Bury St. Edmunds.
Statue of St Edmund, first Patron Saint of England
by Elizabeth Frink, 1976
Bury St. Edmunds
Lewis Nockalls Cottingham 1787-1847.
Gothic revival architect of the savings bank house, 1846.
Bury St. Edmunds
Norman Tower and gatehouse known as
St. James Gate,
built by
Abbot Anselm
1120-1148.
Bury St. Edmunds.
Giant dragons head Gargoyle on the side of St. James Gate, Bury St. Edmunds.
Abbey Gate,
Bury St Edmunds.
Post-medieval houses built into the semi-ruined west front of Bury St. Edmunds Abbey
The Chapel of the Charnel in the Great Churchyard, St. Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
Gillian geocaching around 'The Chapel of the Charnel' in the Great Churchyard, St. Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
Frontispiece to Deuteronomy.
folio 94 from the
Bury Bible.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
Panel on the history of St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
Frontispiece to
numbers
Folio 70 from the Bury Bible.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
John Foxe (ed.) The whole Workes of Tyndale, Barnes and Frith (London, 1573)
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
Martin Chemnitz Examinis Concilii Tridentini
(Frankfurt-am-Main, 1585)
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
Philip Melanchthon, Omnium Operum
(Wittenburg, 1564)
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
The gilded font was designed by George Gilbert Scott in 1870 and the cover
was created by
F.E. Howard of Oxford.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

Gilded wrought iron screen
to the Lady Chapel.

St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Gilded Altar with painting 'Virgin and Child with St.Anne' by the school of Hans Burgkmaier, c1510.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Tapestry of the Martyrdom of St. Edmund by Sybil Andrews, 1975.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
"The Dunwich Crozier"
by Derek Wakeling, silversmith of Wrentham. The Saxon 'Dunwich Ship' is depicted in the arch of the crook, and the silver ferrule is a replica of the seal of
Aethelwold, Bishop of Dunwich in the ninth century.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Stained glass windows.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Three ogee arched Sedilia.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Maundy Money
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
The Bishop's chair or Cathedra was designed by Frank E. Howard of Oxford.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
The organ was built by Harrison & Harrison of Durham in 2010.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
Medieval hammerbeam roof adorned with 30 winged angels.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
Painted ceiling.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Painted chancel ceiling, 2005.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Royal Coat of Arms
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Painting of the Martyrdom of St Edmund by
Brian Whelan, 2003.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

The painted ceiling of the crossing tower by Hare & Humphreys with 42 heraldic shields.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

Stall in limed oak with attached 'Prie Dieu' designed by Stephen Dykes Bower in the 1960's.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
By 1976, 1,000 cross stitch Kneelers were provided by all the parishes in the diocese.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
Hacheston kneeler,
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Gillian finally found the kneeler for the Cathedral geocache.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Helmingham kneeler
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Framlingham kneeler
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Some of the 1,000 kneelers representing the villages of Suffolk.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Melton kneeler
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Stained glass windows.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
George II. Royal Coat
of Arms, 1751.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.

Tomb of Mary Tudor, Queen of France, 1495- 1533.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
The Nottyngham porch waggon wheel roof, St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
The Birt Memorial Window,
by Pippa Blackall, 2008.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Clock by George Graham of London.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
Wall monument to the 55 men of the Birkenhead shipwreck, 1852.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
Pipe organ by John Gray of London, 1825.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
Memorial to James Reynolds, 1739.
St. Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds.
Octagonal font with lions at the base, alternating with men holding swords.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
Stained glass windows
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
The tomb of Sir Robert Drury, 1536.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
The tomb of John Baret, 1467.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
The tomb of Sir William Carewe, 1501.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
The tomb of Sir Robert Drury, 1536.
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
Pew ends
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
Pew ends
St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds
Pargeting on W.H.Smith shop front, Guildhall Street, Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds.
The Market Cross building, Bury St. Edmunds.
Abbey Gate and Cathedral
Bury St Edmunds.
800th anniversary mosaic celebrating
Bury St. Edmunds connection with
the signing of the Magna Carta.
Fish and chips for tea opposite the
pier at Felixstowe.
Night Caching at Walton.
(Church Micro 2236)
St Mary's Church,
Walton.
Taken 8 secconds later. I think my
flash woke up the ghosts.
St Mary's Church, Walton
Charlie Haylock talking on Suffolk surnames.
Felixstowe, Suffolk
A full house for Charlie Haylock's talk in Felixstowe on Suffolk surnames.
Charlie Haylock talking on Suffolk surnames.
Felixstowe, Suffolk

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