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Ostarius Choiri (Choir Screen Chair)

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The stone chair stands at the top of the steps on the right before the choir screen.  It was occupied by the Ostiarius of the Choir, a monastic official who was the guardian of the choir during services, denying entry to all except members of the Priory.

 

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