St Cuthberts Open Day

 

St Cuthberts – Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 803_8870

Recent open days at St Cuthbert’s church in the Hot Fuzz city of Wells in Somerset.  For a few pounds you could climb the narrow spiral steps up to the top of the tower for views across the city.

View from St Cuthberts Church - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5452

View from St Cuthberts Church – Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5452

The tower is really high.  The church is the biggest in Somerset and it seems some even confuse it for the cathedral.

View from St Cuthberts Church - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5502

View from St Cuthberts Church – Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5502

Almshouses from St Cuthberts Church - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_6760

Almshouses from St Cuthberts Church – Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_6760

Around the church are almshouses.  These provide charitable housing for people in the community.

Almshouses from St Cuthberts Church - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_6760- Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_6775

Almshouses from St Cuthberts Church – Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_6760- Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_6775

The City Arms pub is nearly 500 years old and was once the city jail.

The City Arms from St Cuthberts Church - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5486

The City Arms from St Cuthberts Church – Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5486

And Finally…

The view towards the cathedral.

View from St Cuthberts Church - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5461

View from St Cuthberts Church – Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5461

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