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Graveyard of Old St.Patrick's

Graveyard of Old St.Patrick's

Mott & Mulberry, Soho

Nestled between Mott and Mulberry streets, Old St.Patrick's is an old world institution in a constantly shifting environment. Lined by red brick walls, Old St.Patrick's is surrounded by a verdant graveyard (seen here through a hole in a door). When my wife and I were looking for places to get married, we stopped into the rectory behind the church, and the door was answered by a humpbacked, barefoot priest holding a candleabra who didn't seem to have a tongue. I shit ye not. Moviegoers might recognize it from Martin Scorcese's "Mean Streets" and in the opening moments of the video for "Jump Around" by House of Pain

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