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This is a carving in an ancient Church in Kilpeck, in Hertfordshire, England. Roving Medievalist reminded me of it.

I wonder if this is where British film-maker and comic genius, Nick Parke (who by the way is a committed Christian) got his ideas for Gromit and the WereRabbit in his recent animated movie.
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  • Andrew

    LOL!An ancient Wallace and Gromit.I wonder who the Vicar is based on…

  • Jeffrey Smith

    I tracked down a few more pictures from Kilpeck. There’s a sheelagh na gig,as well, but I’m certainly not posting that.

  • Fr. Dwight Longenecker

    I’ve visited Kilpeck Church and seen this carving and the sheelagh na gig.

  • Histor the Wise

    “Sheelagh na gig?”

  • Fr. Dwight Longenecker

    Look it up