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Sankt Petrus

Saint Peter

(Greek: Πέτρος, Pétros, "stone, rock"; possibly died AD 67)
apostle, first pope; patron saint of locksmiths and confessors. Usually holding the keys to the Kingdom of Heaven
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Brilon /  Sankt Petrus   Brilon /  Sankt Petrus

Description

Stone statue in a niche in the front façade of the town hall.

Inscription(s)

Brilon - Sankt Petrus eXsVrgIt theMIDos reparata
VetVstIor aVLa
aVXILIo per stet Petre
saCrata tVo
Chronogram 1755

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Location (N 51°23'43" - E 8°34'3")

Item Code: denw197; Photograph: 14 September 2012
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