St Wendreda's Church

Angel Musicians on the North Side

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All photographs are copyright Malcolm Grant Purvis of fellsphoto.co.uk and may not be used without permission.

 

the memorials under the tower  thumbnail : NW corner - face of angel with bagpipes beneath Sir Anthony Hansart thumbnail : 1st pillar north side - face of angel with lute thumbnail : 2nd pillar north side - face of angel with shawm thumbnail : 3rd pillar north side - face of angel with clarion thumbnail : 4th pillar north side - face of angel with psaltery thumbnail : 5th pillar north side - face of angel with clavicymbal thumbnail : 6th pillar north side - face of angel with pipe & tabor (side drum)
thumbnail : 7th pillar north side - face of angel with lute 
thumbnail : 8th pillar north side - face of angel with portative organ thumbnail : NE corner- face of angel with rebec the chancel 
NW - bagpipes

 1 - lute

2 - shawm 3 - clarion 4 - psaltery 5 - clavicymbal 6 - pipe & tabor  7 - harp  8 - portative organ  NE - rebec
 

 

Above: as seen when standing in the centre aisle of the church.

Below: as viewed in the church from left (the tower) to right (the chancel). Numbers refer to the pillars counting from the tower to the chancel.

 

 

 NW corner - face of angel with bagpipes beneath Sir Anthony Hansart 

 

NW corner : the face of the angel with bagpipes beneath what is believed to be Sir Anthony Hansart

 

1st pillar north side - face of angel with lute

 

1st pillar north side : the face of the angel with lute beneath St Stephen

 

2nd pillar north side - face of angel with shawm

 

2nd pillar north side : the face of the angel with shawm (forerunner to clarinet) beneath St Bartholomew

 

3rd pillar north side - face of angel with clarion beneath St James the Great

 

3rd pillar north side : the face of the angel with clarion beneath St James the Great

 

4th pillar north side - face of angel with psaltery 

 

4th pillar south side : the face of the angel with psaltery beneath St John

 

5th pillar north side  : close up of the face of the angel with clavicymbal beneath the Virgin Mary 

 

5th pillar north side  :  the face of the angel with clavicymbal (early harpsichord) beneath the Virgin Mary

 

5th pillar north side  : close up of the face of the angel with clavicymbal beneath the Virgin Mary 

 

5th pillar north side  :  side view of the face of the angel with clavicymbal beneath the Virgin Mary

 

thumbnail : 6th pillar north side - face of angel with pipe & tabor (side drum) beneath St Peter

 

6th pillar north side  :  close up of the face of the angel with pipe and tabor (side drum) beneath St Peter

 

7th pillar north side - face of angel with lute 

 

7th pillar north side  :  the face of the angel with harp beneath St Simon

 

8th pillar north side  : close up of the face of the angel with portative organ beneath St Phillip 

 

8th pillar north side  :  close up of the face of the angel with portative organ beneath St Phillip

 

NE corner : angel with rebec beneath Wendreda

 

NE corner  :  close up of the face of the angel beneath St Wendreda (note one of Wendreda's doves behind hm)

 

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(Taken with 1000mm lens from 15m distance with no image stabilisation and so dark that camera focussing will not work.

Hence challenging and problematic getting sharp images. Any unsharp pictures to be re-photographed.)

 

The faces of the angel musicians on the south side are HERE.

 

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