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Horningsham - I

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Type: Foliate head, beast-head
Location: Church of St John the Baptist
OS GR: ST 821414
Period: Victorian
Medium: Stone
Foliage: Stylised
Mood: Gleeful, manic
Cartoon beast

This foliate cat-head seems almost cartoon-like with its popping eyes and gleeful expression.  It munches on the downspout on the south side of Horningsham church.

Also at Horningsham

  • Three more green men
  • A carved angel roof inside the church
  • A holy well at OS GR

Design by Black Cat Folklore
Page created on 17 Oct 2007.  Last updated on
17 Oct 2007.

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