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English Heritage book of Fountains Abbey

Glyn Coppack

English Heritage book of Fountains Abbey

by Glyn Coppack

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Published by Batsford/ English Heritage in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fountains Abbey (West Riding of Yorkshire, England),
  • Cistercians -- England -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 121) and index.

    StatementGlyn Coppack.
    ContributionsEnglish Heritage.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX2596.F7 C67 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL850533M
    ISBN 100713468580, 0713468599
    LC Control Number95130539
    OCLC/WorldCa30157416

      Fountains Abbey in Yorkshire was placed in state guardianship in and as described as the 'brightest jewel' in the collection of 'monastic houses in Yorkshire'. Its foundation can be traced back to late December The first guidebook (MPBW Souvenir Guide-Book) was prepared by Alan Phillips in This described the abbey as follows.   Fountains Abbey Fountains Abbey is the UK's largest monastic ruin and a World Heritage Site. Founded in , this majestic abbey attracts , visitors a year.

    Fountains Abbey, Studley Royal Water Garden Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the landscape featured in the BBC drama of the PD James adaptation, Death Comes to Pemberley, the film, The Secret Garden and the comedy drama film, The History Boys. Jul 9, - Cistercian abbey, elegant Georgian water garden and medieval deer park. A World Heritage Site, set in hectares ( acres) of beautiful countryside, offers an unparalleled opportunity to appreciate the range of England's heritage. Discover the magnificent 12th-century abbey ruins and the only surviving Cistercian corn mill pins.

    Coppack, G., English Heritage book of Fountains Abbey, London, , "The development of monasteries in Yorkshire. Some recent research at Fountains Abbey. A water powered corn mill to Fountains Abbey, also known as Abbey Mill. The water mill was built during the s or s and had a single wheel at the southern end. In the s a new mill was built which was set on a dam and had an undershot wheel at the .


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Fountains Abbey: The 5/5(3). Fountains Abbey: The Cistercians in Northern England. Glyn Coppack. Rating details 15 ratings 0 reviews. Within the stunning 18th-century landscaped park of Studley Royal in Yorkshire, lies the ruins of Fountains Abbey, one of the finest examples of Cistercian architecture in Europe.

Based on contemporary documentary evidence, excavations, and conservation work over the /5(15). The ruins of Fountains Abbey are among the best known and most visited monastic remains in Europe - the ruins and the park they stand in receive in excess ofvisitors a year.

This book summarizes recent research which has led to a substantial re-interpretation of the abbey's development. English Heritage Book of Fountains Abbey.

Coppack, Glyn. Published by Batsford/ English Heritage, UK () ISBN ISBN Used. First Edition. Softcover. Quantity Available: 1. From: Peter Booth (Warminster, WILTS, United Kingdom) Seller Rating: Add to. By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 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 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(88).

Please book ahead before visiting. The abbey, water garden, play area, and visitor centre car park, shop, restaurant and toilet facilities at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal are open and you’ll need to book tickets before you visit.

Members can book for free, while non-members will need to. Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Ripon: "Can you use english heritage" | Check out 9 answers, plus see 3, reviews, articles, and 3, photos of Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 49 attractions in Ripon.

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.

The work of a wealthy radical, this book enjoyed immense circulation in schools throughout the English speaking world for many years. The important preface presents new arguments for the teaching of music in schools; and the collection of children's songs.

Written by Mick Stanley, Right Worshipful Mayor of Ripon It is an honour and a privilege to be asked to write the foreword to the Studley Royal and Fountains Abbey World Heritage Site Management Plan. The development of the City of Ripon and Fountains Abbey share the common inheritance left by. Spend a few hours exploring the ruins of Fountains Abbey before following the river down to the sprawling water garden.

Don't stop there though. With the medieval deer park and surrounding countryside to discover too, there's enough to fill an entire day. Find out. Fountains Abbey (West Riding of Yorkshire, England) Publisher Durham [Eng.] Pub.

for the Society by Andrews & co.; [etc., etc.] Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of California Language English Volume 2; v. 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. 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. The ruins of the 12th Century Fountains Abbey are set in a World Heritage Site of acres of stunning Yorkshire countryside along with the Georgian water garden of Studley Royal which contains a number of follies and classical statues; the world’s only surviving Cistercian corn mill, the Victorian Gothic St Mary’s Church and Fountains Hall.

ASSOCIATED ATTRACTIONS. As well as free, unlimited entry to the hundreds of sites in our care, one of the great benefits of English Heritage membership is free or discounted access to our many Associated Attractions spanning the British Isles and overseas.

`Fountains Abbey: The Story Of A Mediaeval Monastery` () is an illustrated history and description of day to day life at Fountains Abbey in York England. It is the largest and best preserved Cistercian monastery in England, although in ruins since the "Dissolution of Monasteries" in the 's. Studley Royal Park (including the Ruins of Fountains Abbey) is a UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site in North Yorkshire, England.

[1] [2] It has an area of hectares ( acres) and features an 18th-century landscaped garden, some of the largest Cistercian ruins in Europe, a Jacobean mansion, and a Victorian church designed by William Burges.

The outer court - Notes. English Heritage Guide to Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire, ed. G. Coppack and R. Gilyard-Beer (London, ), p G. Coppack, ‘The water-driven corn mill at Fountains Abbey: a major Cistercian mill of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries’, in Studies in Cistercian Art and Architecture 5, ed.

M. Parsons Lillich, Cistercians Studies Series no. (Kalamazoo. Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden: Free admission for English Heritage as well as National Trust - See 3, traveller reviews, 3, candid photos, and great deals for Ripon, UK, at TripadvisorK TripAdvisor reviews.Furness Abbey, or St.

Mary of Furness, is a former Catholic monastery located to the north of Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, abbey dates back to and was once the second-wealthiest and most powerful Cistercian monastery in the country, behind Fountains Abbey, prior to its dissolution during the English Reformation.

The abbey contains a number of individual Grade I Listed Buildings.