Fine Art Images from the American Southwest

Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire, England

The Cellarium at Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire in the north of England. Flash back to October, 2013.  “Fountains Abbey near Ripon, was founded in 1132 by 13 Benedictine Monks. It became one of the largest, richest and the most influential Cistercian abbeys in Britain.” Read more here on the BBC

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Here’s another view of the “Cellarium”

https://geraintsmith.com/potd/pages/archive/october_13/oct_14_13.html

2 thoughts on “Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire, England”

    • Thanks Gaynor. I know what you mean. It’s always cool and damp in there. I remember the place being flooded throughout when I made this image.

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