Between a bit of computer problems and this and that, missed getting this posted in a timely fashion.
The symbol of Beltane is the ancient Green Man, to be found all over the country in the most unlikely of places. Many churches have a green man hidden in ceiling bosses or peering down from a dark corner. When Christianity superceded paganism in
And speaking of the Green Man, the lovely image at the beginning of the post was done by Helixtree--Kit Berry's sister.