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Appendix D2. St Mary Magdalene’s Roman Catholic Church, Sea Road.

Caritas, meaning charity, is a stone relief on north wall of St Mary Magdalene’s Roman Catholic Church, Sea Road. A pelican is seen feeding her three young chicks with blood from her breast. A similar design can be seen above … Continue reading

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Appendix D1. St Mary Magdalene’s Roman Catholic Church, Sea Road

Agnus Dei – Lamb of God – is a stone relief above arched window on west wall of St Mary Magdalene’s Roman Catholic Church, Sea Road. The church was opened in 1907.

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(11) First World War Belgian Refugees’ Memorial, Sea Road

On the back of the Peace Memorial (Trail location #10) can be seen a Latin inscription dated 1920 which records the thanks of the Belgian refugees cared for in the town during the First World War. It also records the … Continue reading

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(10) Peace Memorial, Sea Road

Situated on the corner of Sea Road and Magdalen Road, within the grounds of St Mary Magdalene’s Roman Catholic Church, is the Peace Memorial which was unveiled on 2nd November 1919. This is Bexhill’s first war memorial and was designed by … Continue reading

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