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"The Crooked Spire"

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Photographer: © Barbara Whiteman (Gallery)(21st August 2008)

The Crooked Spire

If only the designer had known how famous this building was going to make him

A picture of: Chesterfield, Derbyshire ( More pictures of Chesterfield by Barbara Whiteman )

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Camera Make: PENTAX Corporation Model: PENTAX Optio Z10
Focal length: 21.1 mm, ISO: 64, Exposure time: 1/500 sec, Metering Mode: Unknown: 1064566789, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: August 15, 2008, 1:55 pm
Exposure Mode: 2276786176,

ImageID:1069485, Image size: 2448 x 3264 pixels

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Comment by poePremier Member! Click for more info..(26th August 2008)

Fantastic shot Barbara

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Comment by Bernd FischerPremier Member! Click for more info..(2nd April 2013)

Legend has it , that at some time in the distant past , the devil travelled across the country and set down on the spire , to have a rest . As a result of this sacrilege , the spire took its present shape . According to this legend , it will go straight again , once a virgin gets married in the church ( chance would be a fine thing ) .

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Comment by Barbara Whiteman (Photo owner)(2nd April 2013)

That is the legend that we all know Bernd

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