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pictorial history of Fountains Abbey and Fountains Hall

Charles H. Moody

pictorial history of Fountains Abbey and Fountains Hall

by Charles H. Moody

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Published by Pitkin Pictorials in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fountains Abbey (West Riding of Yorkshire)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles H. Moody.
    SeriesPitkin pride of Britain books
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18094750M

    18th century Abbey acres Aislabie aligned approach arches architect architecture avenue axis Baroque Bathurst beauty Blenheim Borra Bramham Bramham Park Bridgeman building built canal Capability Brown Carlisle cascade Castle Howard Chapter Cirencester Claremont conception depicted dome Duncombe Earl east Ebberston Elysian Fields enclosed. Fountains Abbey is a National Trust site – not only that, but Studley Royal park, which includes the ruins of Fountains Abbey was one of the first sites in the UK to be inscribed into the UNESCO World Heritage Site listings in That’s really, really impressive.

    FOUNTAINS ABBEY. At the time that the work of St. Bernard had begun to make itself felt in England, when the abbey of Rievaulx had just been founded, the great Benedictine house of St. Mary in York, under the rule of its third abbot, Geoffrey, was somewhat lax as to its internal discipline, and as the reports reached the brethren of the more rigorous form of monasticism being observed in. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Fountains Abbey and Fountains Hall by Moody, Charles H. (Charles Harry), b. Publication date Topics Fountains Abbey (North Yorkshire, England), Fountains.

    I think this is book three or four in the series, but works fine as a stand alone book - I haven't read any of the other books. Historical murder mysteries set in the s. I only picked this one up because it had Fountains Abbey in its title, which is a place local to us and /5(87). October means one thing - Fountains by Floodlight! See the abbey ruins aglow and hear a choir sing under the vaulted ceilings of the cellarium. Tuck into hot food and drink from Mill Yard and join a free tour. Adults £10, Children £5, National Trust and English Heritage members Free.


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Pictorial history of Fountains Abbey and Fountains Hall by Charles H. Moody Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fountains Hall is a country house near Ripon in North Yorkshire, England, located within the World Heritage Site at Studley Royal Park which include the ruins of Fountains Abbey.

It belongs to the National Trust and is a Grade I listed building. History Fountains Hall in The house was built by Stephen Proctor between andpartly. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moody, Charles H.

Pictorial history of Fountains Abbey and Fountains Hall. [London], [Pitkin Pictorials], []. Eight views of Fountains Abbey: intended to illustrate the architecture and picturesque scenery of that celebrated ruin: etched in copperplate, from original drawings, Newcastle upon Tyne, Moody, C.

H., Pictorial History of Fountains Abbey and Fountains Hall, London, Oxford, A. W., Fountains Abbey: the monks and the buildings, Ripon. Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in is sits approximately 3 miles (5 kilometres) south-west of Ripon in North was founded in and operated for years.

It one of the wealthiest monasteries in England until it was dissolved inunder the order of Henry VIII. It is a Grade I listed building owned by the. A Renaissance style country house situated within Studley Royal Park, on the site of the north side of Fountains Abbey precinct, between the Outer and Inner gatehouses.

The house was built for Stephen Proctor, possibly by Robert Smythson and comprises five storeys with battlemented turrets, a central block and north-south wings. Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in is located approximately 3 miles (5 kilometres) south-west of Ripon in North Yorkshire, near to the village of d inthe abbey operated for years becoming one of the wealthiest monasteries in England until its dissolution in under the order of Henry VIII.

Fountains Abbey lies along the valley of the River Skell about two miles west of Ripon. The Abbey, Britain’s largest monastic ruin, was founded in by thirteen Benedictine monks from St Mary’s Abbey in York seeking a simpler life, who later became Cistercian monks.

The abbey was named Fountains Abbey because of the springs of water that. Enjoy the opportunity to stay in part of a grand house that dates back to the late 16th-century. Using stone from the abbey, Fountains Hall was built between and It is the perfect base for anyone looking to explore the spectacular surroundings of Fountains Abbey or slightly further-a-field destinations like York, The Dales and North Yorkshire Moors.

Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal The Historic Environment 6 Source d) Extract from the Bursar’s Books, Fountains Abbey This short extract gives an idea of the extent of the economic activity on the monastic estate.

Of wool sold. Of best wool sold 4 sacks and 15 ½ stones, £s.3 Of medium wool 24 1⁄2 stones, 40s.4d. Of black wool. Edexcel GCSE History: British depth studies - Option B3 Henry VIII, Key Topic 3 – the dissolution of the monasteries Fountains Abbey self-led learning plan, Fun at Fountains & Fountains timeline Easy and fun maps of the Abbey to help you guide your students around.

3 KS3 History: A local history study Fountains Hall trail. Fountains Abbey today. The estate was sold by the Crown to a merchant, Sir Richard Gresham. It remained in private hands until the s, including William and John Aislabie who designed Studley Royal water garden of which the abbey became an integral part of.

The National Trust bought the estate from the West Riding County Council in History Fountains Abbey and Hall. Fountains Abbey was founded in by Benedictine monks who left St Mary's Abbey, York to follow the Cistercian order.

After the end of the monasteries in by Henry VIII, the Abbey buildings and over acres ( ha) of land were sold by the Crown to a merchant named Sir Richard property was passed down through several generations of.

Fountains Abbey is the home of the "Curtal Friar" and the scene of the main action of the ballad of Robin Hood and the Curtal Friar (Version A in MS of c.version B first printed ). This Cistercian monastery was founded in and dissolved in Eighty years ago Fountains Hall was the base for the offices of Fountains Abbey Settlers Society.

Created by the Vyner family, the owners of Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal estate, the society. Fountains Abbey along with the Studley Royal Gardens were designated a World Heritage Site in The River Skell runs through the property and all the land along the river was owned by the Archbishop of York.

The Abbey was founded on December 27th, ; The Abbey was part of the France based Cistercian Order. The Porter's Lodge, which was once the gatehouse to the abbey, houses a modern exhibition area with displays about the history of Fountains Abbey and how the monks lived.

In JanuaryFountains Abbey and Studley Royal became two of the first National Trust properties to be included in Google Street View, using the Google : 36K. passing the entrance to Markenfield Hall (Hell Wath Lane) and join the route at point 9. Alight at the Hollin Hall bus stop. Fountains Abbey to Markenfield Hall, near Ripon Introduction This walk links two important medieval sites near Ripon in North Yorkshire – Fountains Abbey and Markenfield Hall.

In monastic times their lands adjoined. Studley Royal including the ruins of Fountains Abbey is a designated World Heritage Site in North Yorkshire, site, which has an area of hectares ( acres) features an 18th century landscaped garden, some of the largest Cistercian ruins in Europe, a Jacobean mansion and a Victorian church designed by William was developed around the ruins of the Cistercian Fountains.

The pictorial history of Fountains Abbey and Fountains Hall by Charles H Moody: The pictorial history of Hampton Court Palace by Marguerite D. Peacocke: The Pictorial History of Lincoln Cathedral: Otherwise Called Lincoln Minster by D.

Dunlop: The pictorial history of Worcester Cathedral, (Pitkin pride of Britain books) by R. Milburn. The History of Fountains Abbey The Abbey was founded in and operated for years. A small group of Benedictine monks left St.

Mary’s Abbey in York seeking a simpler life. They became Cistercian monks and were granted land along the River Skell to build a new abbey. Full text of "Pictorial History of Chester Cathedral" See other formats THE PICTORIAL HISTORY OF CHESTER CA THEDR AL FORMERLY THE ABBEY CHURCH This aerial photograph shows the cathedral and the abbey buildings from the south-west.

On the left is the Abbey Gateway leading to Abbey Square, the former outer courtyard of the abbey.Coppack, G., English Heritage book of Fountains Abbey, London,"The development of monasteries in Yorkshire. Some recent research at Fountains Abbey, Rievaulx, Sawley, and Mount Grace," Archaeological Journal, vol., pp Pictorial History of Fountains Abbey and Fountains Hall, London, Oxford, A.

W., Fountains.The Fountains Abbey Settlers experiment at Swarland, Northumberland, in the s was an attempt to productively resettle a group of unemployed Tyneside craftsmen in a new, specially-created rural community some 25 miles to the north.

There are a number of descriptions of it online, of which the quote below is probably one of the best.