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#5223: West Guest Houses

Photo 5223: West Guest Houses - Fountains Abbey

Photo Details

Photo ID
5223
Date
2006-05-28
Location
Fountains Abbey
Description
Ruins of the west guest houses of Fountains Abbey, built in 1160. They are rare survivals of English medieval domestic architecture in stone. These houses were used by the abbey's patrons, the nobility and wool merchants. The 15th-century bell tower of the abbey church can be seen in the background. Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire, England.
Camera
Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Resolution
3456 x 2304 px
File Size
5.76 MB
ISO
400
Geotag
54.109685° N, 1.581495° W
Date Digitized
May 28, 2006
Date Uploaded
April 10, 2010
Credit
Holly Hayes