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Garden near the Abbey Ruins, Reading
Garden near the Abbey Ruins, Reading - by Edward Lever ©
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Photographer: © Edward Lever (Gallery)(9th May 2014)

Garden near the Abbey Ruins, Reading

This small garden near the Abbey Ruins has as its centrepiece a bronze statue by Elisabeth Frink. The figure is a replica of one of three figures in a tableau of the Dorset Martyrs at Dorchester. Rather spookily, the figure chosen to stand here near to the Abbey ruins represents Death or the Executioner, perhaps symbolising the destruction that went on here.
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Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon EOS 5D
Focal length: 35 mm, Aperture: f 8, ISO: 100, Exposure time: 1/200 sec, Exposure Bias: -0.33333333333333 EV
Date/Time Creation: May 6, 2014, 3:29 pm
ImageID:1189879, Image size: 3000 x 2000 pixels

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Comment by Rod Burkey(9th May 2014)

Good image as ever Edward. Interesting script makes all the difference in such shots. Makes me want to go to Reading.

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Comment by Vince Hawthorn(9th May 2014)

Good shot Edward, glad you had a day when the garden was free from the litter.

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Comment by Martin Humphreys(10th May 2014)

A nice image & info

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