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Thurgarton, All Saints Church
Thurgarton, All Saints Church - Thurgarton, Norfolk, England
"At Thurgarton Church the sun burns the winter clouds over the gaunt Danish stone and thatched reeds that cover the barest chapel I know". So write Norfolk poet George Baker. Baker's description was coloured by his emotions, as the poem was writen in memory of his deceased father, but there is something a bit daunting about Thurgarton church, located in a seemingly remote and isolated countryside setting. ... more

 

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