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Rue de la Grosse Pomme
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Sainte Waudru

Saint Waltrude

(French: Waudru; Dutch: Waldetrudis; German: Waltraud; Latin: Valdetrudis, Valtrudis, Waltrudis) d c. 688
founder of the abbey around which the town of Mons grew
(Wikipedia)

19th century

Mons /  Sainte Waudru   Mons /  Sainte Waudru

Description

Stone statue of St. Waltrude above the west entrance of the St. Waltrude Church.
On a print of 1829 the statue is not present.

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Location (N 50°27'13" - E 3°56'49")

Item Code: beha023; Photograph: 14 October 2017
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