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Sankt Johannes von Nepomuk

Saint John of Nepomuk

Nepomuk c. 1345 - Praha 1393
confessor of the queen of Bohemia, refused to divulge the secrets of the confessional. At the behest of King Wenceslaus of Bohemia he was thrown from the Charles Bridge in Prague and drowned. John of Nepomuk is patron saint of bridges
(Wikipedia)

18th century

Miltenberg /  Sankt Johannes von Nepomuk   Miltenberg /  Sankt Johannes von Nepomuk

Description

Sandstone statue of St. John of Nepomuk.

Annotation

Statue on the west side of the church. Also on the north side of the church is a statue of St. John of Nepomuk. Because of road construction we could not make a photo.

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Item Code: deby281; Photograph: 29 September 2014
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