Statue of Lady Godiva -Coventry. My famous ancestor! Too bad her statue is in the middle of a shopping center :/

Statue of Lady Godiva, Broadgate Coventry, West Midlands - by Sir William Reid Dick - Unveiled in 1949

Lady Godiva, was an 11th-century Anglo-Saxon noblewoman who, according to legend, rode naked through the streets of Coventry in order to gain a remission of the oppressive taxation imposed by her husband on his tenants. The name "Peeping Tom" for a voyeur originates from later versions of this legend in which a man named Tom had watched her ride and was struck blind or dead.

Lady Godiva statue by Sir William Reid Dick unveiled at midday on 22 October 1949 in Broadgate, Coventry, a gift from Mr W. Bassett-Green, a (photograph taken in October

Lady Godiva, was an 11th-century Anglo-Saxon noblewoman who, according to a legend dating back at least to the 13th century, rode naked through the streets of Coventry.  Lady Godiva took pity on the

Lady Godiva, was an Anglo-Saxon noblewoman who, according to a legend dating back at least to the century, rode naked through the streets of Coventry. Lady Godiva took pity on the

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