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Church of St Mary the Virgin Marcella in front of the Bridge of Sighs

In August 2001 Marcella and Tom visited the university town of Oxford. We were quite impressed by the beauty of the old centre and are now hoping to enroll for a postdoctorate at Oxford and are still raising money...

Ornament of St John's College


We climbed the Church of St Mary the Virgin and had a stunning view over Oxford.

View from the Church of St Mary the Virgin over the High Street
 
New College  
New College, founded in 1264, was one of the original three colleges of Oxford. Today Oxford counts about 50 colleges which, together, form the Oxford University.
Tom in front of the fire-exit of the Bodleian Library Christ Church

Christ Church is not just a church, but one of the biggest colleges of Oxford. It has a huge cathedral which is only accessible for his own pupils.

© Tom 2001
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