Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
King's Lynn
Norfolk

East of England

Tuesday Market Place
(The Corn Exchange)

Ceres

Demeter (Δημήτηρ) in Greek and Ceres in Roman mythology, the goddess of agriculture, grain crops, fertility and motherly relationships
(Wikipedia: Ceres and Demeter)

1854

King's Lynn /  Ceres   King's Lynn /  Ceres

Description

Stone statue surmounting the façade of the Corn Exchange.

Information Sign

corn exchange

Built in 1854. Designed by
Cruso & Maberley of Lynn
the front facade is surmounted
by the goddess Ceres.
Site of Market Hall 1830-1854.
and previously of the
Angel Inn.

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 52°45'22" E 0°23'37"

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Item Code: gbee018; Photograph: 1 August 2012
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