Richard's Photo Gallery - Burnham Thorpe

Thumbnail of the Burham Thorpe church Location 18km east of Hunstanton
Lens 50mm @ f5.6
Expose 1/500
Date 1996 August 12th.

Why is this church flying a White Ensign? On the 29th. of September 1758 Horatio Nelson was born in Burnham Thorpe. His father, Revd. Edmund Nelson, was rector of this church. The lectern is made with oak from the Victory.

There is a small exhibition inside detailing Nelson's career.

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Last Modified: 2000 May 7th.