A Day Out in Norwich 5: The Cathedral Close


Welcome to my concluding post about a day out in Norwich that i enjoyed on Thursday. Previous posts about the day are as follows:

1)Introductory Post

2)Enter the Dragons

3)Lunch at the Belgian Monk

4)The River Wensum

I hope that you will enjoy this post and will be encouraged to share it.


It is unusual in the 21st century to find a Cathedral Close, but Norwich still has one, and there were many splendid things to photograph. The first of two dragons (note the title of the second post referred to above) was Biggles, the RAF dragon…

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There are also two statues of famous warriors, Nelson and Wellington…

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There were also many birds around…

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Of course, in a place of this nature one would expect plenty of interesting old architecture, and such expectation was met…

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This iron sculpture also appealed, as did this chance to include a dragon and a blackbird in the same shot…

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My survey of the Cathedral Close began with one dragon and its with another, Norwich Serafina, the Norwich School Dragon…

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Author: Thomas

I am branch secretary of NAS West Norfolk and #actuallyautistic (diagnosed 10 years ago at the comparatively advanced age of 31). I am a keen photographer, so that most of my own posts contain photos. I am a keen cricket fan and often write about that subject. I also focus a lot on politics and on nature.

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