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Rosslyn Chapel Offer Up Another Surprise
I am a new member of the Sinclair Discussion list. Unlike most members of the Sinclair family, I have to go back 19 generations to Mary Sinclair to make the connection, the daughter of Prince Henry Sinclair.
In February of this year, I made my first visit to Rosslyn Chapel. Like most visitors I took several photographs of the chapel. Two of the photographs I took were carvings in the sacristy that someone in recent times painted. One was an angel that, when enlarged, revealed blood-like stains which flowed from what appeared to be a wound to the right side of the angel's forehead. If you are interested in seeing this photograph, you are invited to proceed to the following address: http://www.clanbell.org/angel.jpg
At this point in time, I cannot explain how these stains came about. The wound that is implied by the flow of the blood-like stains closely corresponds in location to that depicted in the carving of the apprentice. The blood-like stains have gone un-noticed until now, based on information I have received from people close to Rosslyn Chapel.
I will keep you posted on the status of this discovery in the futures.
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