Statues - Hither & Thither
Kr. St. Wendel
Sankt Johannes von Nepomuk
Saint John of NepomukNepomuk 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
18th century sculptor
Stone statue of St. John of Nepomuk near the well in front of the St. Wendelin chapel.
The statue comes from a bridge in the town of St. Wendel and is in 1812 replaced here.
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