Marble Surface

2019

Fotheringhay & Elton Hall

Things are looking up. The weather was kinder to us, just light cloud and no rain. There were 7 of us altogether. Some of us met up at the Coffee Lounge in Wansford and then proceeded to Fotheringhay Church, where we met up with the rest of the party. As it was a little windy, we took photos on the inside of the church first and then scouted out the best view points of the outside.

We had lunch at The Falcon Inn and 6 of us decided to carry on to Elton Hall Gardens in the afternoon. Carol decided to have a tour of the house. As it’s a private residence, photography wasn’t allowed indoors. We spent some time photographing the various curiosities in the gardens and the outside of the Hall. Luckily the scaffolding had largely been removed from the square tower, so we could photograph the whole building.

We finished with tea and cake at the café. All in all a lovely sociable outing.

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Fotheringhay Church, Font and Aisle
Fotheringhay Church, Font and Aisle

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church, Gargoyle 2
Fotheringhay Church, Gargoyle 2

Carol Wingate

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Elton Hall, Family Crest
Elton Hall, Family Crest

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church Pulpit
Fotheringhay Church Pulpit

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church, Cross detail
Fotheringhay Church, Cross detail

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church, Ceiling Detail
Fotheringhay Church, Ceiling Detail

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church, Wooden Organ Pipes
Fotheringhay Church, Wooden Organ Pipes

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church, Votive
Fotheringhay Church, Votive

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church
Fotheringhay Church

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church, Flying Buttress
Fotheringhay Church, Flying Buttress

Carol Wingate

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Fotheringhay Church, Gargoyle
Fotheringhay Church, Gargoyle

Carol Wingate

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Elton Hall
Elton Hall

Annie Ford

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Fotheringhay Church rear view
Fotheringhay Church rear view

Annie Ford

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Inside Pulpit
Inside Pulpit

Annie Ford

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Masonry detai
Masonry detai

Annie Ford

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Pipe Organ
Pipe Organ

Annie Ford

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Topiary garden
Topiary garden

Annie Ford

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Elton Hall
Elton Hall

Tony Lucas

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Elton Hall
Elton Hall

Tony Lucas

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Elton Hall
Elton Hall

Tony Lucas

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Fotheringhay Church
Fotheringhay Church

Tony Lucas

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Fotheringhay Church
Fotheringhay Church

Tony Lucas

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Fotheringhay Church
Fotheringhay Church

Tony Lucas

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