Foundation Stone of St Andrew's Roker

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    "The inscription (designed by Eric Gill) reads: This stone was laid by Mrs John Priestman on the 12th day in June in the year of our Lord 1906. Sir John Priestman was a local Sunderland shipping magnate who determined the style of the church, and funded its rapid completion." Photo by Stanley Howe, 2012, and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.
  • Owner

    Geograph.org.uk
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0)
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2366812
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 7 months ago
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