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(9,685 posts)
Thu Nov 23, 2017, 07:40 PM Nov 2017

Built 1132. Sacked by Henry. Still standing. Splendid

Fountains Abbey in North Yorkshire was founded in 1132 and sacked by Henry the Eighth. It is a world heritage site and so very splendid to visit.

Probably too many picci's but hell I took 100's!

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Built 1132. Sacked by Henry. Still standing. Splendid (Original Post) Soph0571 Nov 2017 OP
Amazing place! Been there a few times VMA131Marine Nov 2017 #1
I have never been to Glastonbury Soph0571 Nov 2017 #2
Me too! Duppers Nov 2017 #8
Born in Lancashire VMA131Marine Nov 2017 #9
We were in Cambridge. Duppers Nov 2017 #10
Jeez, you'd think they'd have fixed it up by now. The Velveteen Ocelot Nov 2017 #3
They are still waiting on the required city permits. ManiacJoe Nov 2017 #11
Magnificent!! JoyBugaloo Nov 2017 #4
Amazing architecture and construction still standing today. democratisphere Nov 2017 #5
A little paint, a turquoise rug here and there, and that place will be gorgeous! nt Honeycombe8 Nov 2017 #6
Great gift youve shared with us. Thank you alfredo Nov 2017 #7


(9,685 posts)
2. I have never been to Glastonbury
Thu Nov 23, 2017, 07:48 PM
Nov 2017

Been near there a few times but the coachloads of tourists has always put me off


(99 posts)
4. Magnificent!!
Thu Nov 23, 2017, 08:53 PM
Nov 2017

I don't think you posted too many - on the contrary - I would love to see the rest

Absolutely stunning!!


(17,235 posts)
5. Amazing architecture and construction still standing today.
Thu Nov 23, 2017, 09:10 PM
Nov 2017

Thanks for these pics Soph0571. Really enjoyed them all!

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