Another church theft (Dennis Aubrey)

Tue. 13 Aug 2013. 3:51 pm

Commentary {ghn}

Things like this are stolen typically if there is a market for it.  I bet that market is somewhere out of the country.

Via Lucis Photography

BBC reports the theft of two screen panels from Holy Trinity church in Torbryan, Devon. The church contains a marvelous medieval carved rood-screen, with panels showing paintings of saints. Two of these were hacked out of the screen by thieves last week.


Here is a link to the BBC story.

There is another story at the Independent.

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