Glastonbury Abbey Glastonbury, England late 12th C
Shrouded in mystery and legend, Glastonbury Abbey is a highly atmospheric ruin on one of the oldest Christian sites in Britain. Its buildings are fine examples of Norman architecture.
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- Glastonbury Abbey
- 51.146389° N, 2.715189° W
- Magdalene StreetBA6 9EL
- (0)1458 832267
A Weekend Trip SouthPosted November 13, 2006 by Holly Hayes Part of: Graduate School in Oxford
Since Wilma (that's our old Saab for any new readers) is now running very well thanks to all of David's recent work, we decided to take a longish trip south for the weekend. We did a lot of walking, driving and sightseeing, and had a wonderful time. On the right is one of my rudimentary maps showing our route and main…
Wells and GlastonburyPosted May 1, 2006 by Holly Hayes Part of: Graduate School in Oxford
Saturday we went for another driving day trip. This time we headed to Somerset, south of Bath to Wells and Glastonbury. The drive there was quite pleasant until we encountered terrible traffic in Bath. After crawling into town at about 5 mph and then taking 15 minutes to go around a single roundabout, we had to stop…
- Official Website of Glastonbury Abbey. Web. Official website.