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Wall painting, St John's church, Chester

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Wall painting, St John's church, Chester
Chester, Cheshire, England
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St John the Baptist church is an historic gem, often overlooked by the hordes of tourist who flock to Chester in search of Roman remains or to find a bargain the The Rows. Yet only a few steps from the ruins of the Roman amphitheatre is this marvellous Norman building. This early medieval wall painting isn't actually to be found on a wall, but decorating one of the easternmost pillars of the nave.

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