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St Giles, Oxford, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This stone monument at the intersection of St Giles, Magdalan, and Beaument Streests is located just outside Ballioli College. It commemorates the three Oxford martyrs: Thomas Cranmer, Hugh Latimer, and Nicholas Ridley. These clerics were burned for heresy during the reign of Queen Mary.The monument...More

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 19 November 2017

A reminder that religious intolerance has been a sad part of English history too. It marks a significant event but as an attraction there's not much to do except the obligatory photograph.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We took a risk and drove into the centre of Oxford and managed to find a side street off St Giles.After finding a pub for lunch we had a wander around and on our return to our car spotted this Memorial...which seems to be more...More

1  Thank shane s
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Nice monument - definitely one of the better looking monuments in Oxford, but that's just about it really.

Thank Avidesh S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A fine monument found at the area known as St Giles, it stands proud on this very busy part of Oxford where two major routes converge. Its worth a look.

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Everything, and I mean everything is charged in Oxford. Fairly sure I lost 20p farting on the high street. Right outside the museum to your left you'll see this little beaut, nicely made stonework worth a look. And it's entirely free to sit on it...More

Thank D L
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Was walking through Oxford and saw this monument, it's definitely one the sights in the town that you should see.

Thank Pete Y
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is an impressive looking memorial,right in the middle of the street. It has statues of the four martyrs who died for their religion. Down the street and to the left you will find an X in stone in the middle of the,street showing where...More

Thank Jotum
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Located in the middle of St Giles Street is this memorial to the three Protestant bishops who were martyred by burning at the stake during the reign of Queen "Bloody" Mary in the 16th century. Just around the corner you will see a cross in...More

1  Thank RLWOrangePark
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A memorial to The Oxford Martyrs, three men who were tried for heresy in 1555 and burnt at the stake during the persecution of protestants under the reign of Queen Mary I. I think it unlikely such a stand for religious freedom and rights would...More

Thank Steve W
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