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Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in England. It is located approximately 3 miles south-west of Ripon in North Yorkshire, England. Yorkshire England, Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, England Uk, Northern England, Oxford England, Cornwall England, Travel England, United Kingdom

100 Great British walks – interactive map

Search our interactive map for a National Trust walking route in your area

Bolton Abbey is an estate in Wharfedale in North Yorkshire, England, which takes its name from the ruined Augustinian monastery now generally known as Bolton Priory. It is adjacent to the village of Bolton Abbey Yorkshire England, Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, Cornwall England, England And Scotland, England Uk, Oxford England, London England, Oh The Places You'll Go

Bolton Abbey

Bolton Abbey is a 12th century ruin which stands among soft green meadows bordered by woods and the River Wharfe with its delightful waterfalls. The nave of this priory was repaired and lengthened in 1864 to form the local parish church but it is the old grounds of the abbey and the area near the current rectory which is haunted by a ghostly monk.

Moon Rise Over Whitby Abbey - The North Yorkshire Gallery A winters moon rise over Whitby Abbey. Yorkshire England, East Yorkshire, Yorkshire Dales, York England, Whitby England, Places To Travel, Places To See, Whitby Abbey, Into The West

Moon Rise Over Whitby Abbey - The North Yorkshire Gallery

Buy a framed print, mounted print or canvas of a winters Moon rise over Whitby Abbey, Own this stunning photograph to enjoy as home or office decor.

Escomb Saxon Church, County Durham, UK A little gem of a Saxon church. One of only a few original and untouched Saxon churches, it was built sometime before England And Scotland, Durham England, Bishop Auckland, Church Pictures, Cathedral Church, Old Churches, Anglo Saxon, Place Of Worship, Kirchen

Escomb Saxon Church pictures, free use image, 904-16-2147 by FreeFoto.com

Escomb Saxon Church - Ref: 904-16-2147 from FreeFoto.com

An old castle wedding venue: Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire North Scotland, England And Scotland, Great Places, Places To See, Beautiful Places, Yorkshire England, North Yorkshire, Dissolution Of The Monasteries, English Heritage

Wedding Ideas, Planning & Inspiration

Your wedding planning journey starts here. We have the tools to make it as stress free as possible. Inspiration, advice, and all of your wedding etiquette questions answered right this way.

York - A visit to Bolton Abbey is rewarding at any time of the year for its setting on the banks of the river Wharfe alone, but there is plenty to see from the Priory ruins to the infamous Strid. Yorkshire England, Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire, Skipton Yorkshire, Welcome To Yorkshire, Bolton Abbey, Scenic Photography, Night Photography, Landscape Photography

Bolton Abbey - Attraction - Skipton - North Yorkshire

A visit to Bolton Abbey is rewarding at any time of the year for its setting on the banks of the river Wharfe alone, but there is plenty to see from the Priory ruins to the infamous Strid.

A Perfect Family Picnic in Bolton Abbey l Honest Mum Yorkshire Day, Yorkshire England, North Yorkshire, England Uk, London England, Beach Trip, Beach Travel, Bolton Abbey, Holidays In England

A Perfect Family Picnic in Bolton Abbey

Now summer is nearing it's hopefully gloriously hot head, I'm plotting picnics in the sunshine, ice lollies in the paddling pool, football in the park, barbecues and alfresco summer parties : super fun times for my little family, retracing my own happy steps as a child in Yorkshire.

Ceolfrith, saint and abbot of the monastery of Wearmouth-Jarrow in Northumbria from 690 to 716. Ceolfrith was Bede’s early mentor, and during his rule the size and wealth of the monastery increased greatly and the number of books in the library doubled. Most famously, Ceolfrith commissioned three large Bibles from his own scriptoria: one for Jarrow, one for Wearmouth and the third for the Pope. Image: Ruins of St Paul’s Abbey, Jarrow, dedicated in 685 (image courtesy of BBC). Carmen Sandiego, Medieval Manuscript, Anglo Saxon, Dark Ages, British Library, England Uk, Ancient Greece, British Isles, Windmill

Medieval manuscripts blog

The Medieval and Earlier Manuscripts Blog is written by curators in the British Library's Department of History and Classics. It publicises all aspects of the Library's work on western manuscripts produced before 1600, including our digitisation and cataloguing projects, exhibitions and publications.

A guide to visiting Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal in Yorkshire England. This UNESCO World Heritage site is a beautiful day out for those wishing to explore the British countryside and discover more about English history. Europe Travel Tips, European Travel, Time Travel, Travel Destinations, Travel Uk, Traveling Europe, Uk Europe, Travel England, Travel Guides

Visiting Fountains abbey and Studley Royal in England

A guide to visiting Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Park in Yorkshire England. A UNESCO World Heritage Site these ruins of the abbey and adjoining Studley Royal water park are a fabulous destination for a day out in England.

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A story about the Venerable Bede, the Anglo-Saxon monk in Northumberland who wrote out manuscripts and preserved Anglo-Saxon writings for posterity Ks2 Classroom, Anglo Saxon History, Writings, Homework, Geography, Curriculum, Literature, England, Teaching

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A story about the Venerable Bede, the Anglo-Saxon monk in Northumberland who wrote out manuscripts and preserved Anglo-Saxon writings for posterity

Anglo-Saxon manuscripts A manuscript is a document that is written by hand. In Anglo-Saxon times books were rare and were usually Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Times, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, History Class, Art History, Ancient Words, Scribe

Illumination: A Medieval Art

Illumination was a medieval art practiced by monks who scripted, painted and gilded parchment books. And once your students know the basics, they can practice the art of illumination too. This slide show teaches the history behind illumination, discusses its supplies and tools and describes how m...