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Unett Effigy, Castle Frome, Herefordshire

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Unett Effigy, Castle Frome, Herefordshire
Castle Frome, Herefordshire, England
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The parish church in the little Herefordshire village of Castle Frome is blessed with a wonderfully carved Norman font, but there is another historic treasure in the form of a beautiful early 17th century effigy to William and Margaret Unett. Here is a detail of the William Unett effigy, to which traces of paint still cling.

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