Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Aurich
Lkr. Aurich

Niedersachsen

Georgswall 15
(St.-Ludgerus-Kirche)

Sankt Liudger

Saint Ludger

St. Ludger (Zuilen near Utrecht c. 742 - Billerbeck 809)
missionary among the Frisians and Saxons, founder of Werden Abbey and first Bishop of Münster in Westphalia
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Aurich /  Sankt Liudger   Aurich /  Sankt Liudger

Description

Black-and-white slab, framed by cobbles stones, which is placed into the brick pavement in front of the Catholic St. Ludger Church. It shows in a stylized drawing St, Ludger with a miter and staff holding a book in his hand.

Inscription(s)

St Liudger *742 †809
Gründer von Werden
1. Bischof von Münster

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 53°28'4" E 7°28'56"

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