Monument seen from St Dunstan-in-the-East

Gothic tracery at the ruins of the church of St Dunstan-in-the-East

The rising sun in the East shines on Monument, visible through the Gothic tracery. Monument commemorates the Great Fire of 1666 which damaged this church, St Dunstan-in-the-East. Built in 1100, it did survive the fire but was finished off by a bomb WWII. The ruins remained derelict and it is now a garden where city workers go to enjoy lunch and relax on the grass. Photo by Ruth Gledhill

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