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Parker, George of Ripon.

Studley Royal and Fountains Abbey : notes historical and descriptive ...

by Parker, George of Ripon.

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Published by G. Parker in Ripon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fountains Abbey (West Riding of Yorkshire, England),
  • Church of St. Mary the Virgin (Studley Royal, England).,
  • Studley Royal (England) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby G. Parker.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 167 p., [2] fold. leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18725083M

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    Studley Royal Park including the ruins of Fountains Abbey is a designated World Heritage Site in North Yorkshire, England. The site, which has an area of, features an 18th-century landscaped garden, some of the largest Cistercian ruins in Europe, a Jacobean mansion and a Victorian church designed ().   The most striking part of Studley Royal Park isn’t the vast late Elizabethan Fountains Hall, the Georgian water garden or the medieval deer park, though all these are notable. It’s without a doubt the vast ruins of Fountains Abbey, one of the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in Britain, dating to

    Fountains Abbey synonyms, Fountains Abbey pronunciation, Fountains Abbey translation, English dictionary definition of Fountains Abbey. n a ruined Cistercian abbey near Ripon in Yorkshire: founded , dissolved ; landscaped Today, both Villa d’Este and Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal are Unesco world heritage sites, and recognised for their significant contribution to the development of landscape design.


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Studley Royal and Fountains Abbey : notes historical and descriptive .. by Parker, George of Ripon. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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 dissolution of the monasteries in by Henry VIII, the Abbey buildings and over acres ( ha) of land were sold by the Crown to Sir Richard Gresham, a nates: 54°6′58″N 1°34′23″W /.

Studley Royal and Fountains Abbey: Historical and descriptive sketches [Moody, C. H] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Studley Royal and Fountains Abbey: Historical and descriptive sketchesAuthor: C. H Moody. Why come to learn at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal.

Discover many layers of history and culture in one place. From humble beginnings the magnificent abbey was established by devout monks seeking a simpler existence.

The atmospheric ruins that remain are a window into a way of life which shaped the medieval world. The Church of St Mary, Studley Royal, is a Victorian Gothic Revival church built in the Early English style by William Burges.

It is located in the grounds of Studley Royal Park at Fountains Abbey, in North Yorkshire, nation: Anglican. book) ;*) To use the National Trusts own words. "Welcome to Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, near Ripon, North Yorkshire.

Yorkshire’s first World Heritage Site is a huge estate of beauty, contrasts and surprises including the largest abbey ruins in the country and one of England’s most spectacular Georgian water gardens. "Welcome to Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, near Ripon, North Yorkshire.

Yorkshire’s first World Heritage Site is a huge estate of beauty, contrasts and surprises including the largest abbey ruins in the country and one of England’s most spectacular Georgian water gardens.

Strictly speaking, despite the title, Fountains Abbey does not feature much in the novel, most of the action taking place at Studley Royal and its water gardens. But I enjoyed revisiting these beautiful locations through historical fiction, even though I found th I have fond memories of visiting Fountains Abbey and the water gardens at Studley /5(87).

Full text of "The history of Ripon: with descriptions of Studley-Royal, Fountains' abbey, Newby, Hackfall, &c. An analysis of Aldfield spaw; and lists of the rarer indigenous plants found in the neighbourhood" See other formats.

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 The ruins are a grade I listed building owned by the National Trust. 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 ).

Within or very close to the abbey grounds are two places named after Robin Hood. The Abbey estate was bought in by Norfolk landowner Sir Richard Gresham; his son Thomas inherited it in (Thomas founded the Royal Exchange). Parallel with all this, the Studley estate, based on Studley Hall, was in the possession of the Mallorie family.

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 with descriptions of Studley-Royal, Fountains' abbey, Newby, Hackfall, etc, etc.

An analysis. 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. A large house located on the Fountains Abbey estate designed by a famous name, with a unique style. This striking house has an interesting history; it was designed by the acclaimed architect William Burges and its name stems from its use as a music school.

Inside you’ll find a careful restoration that captures much of Burges’ unique style. Royal Mile. The "Royal Mile" is what the main street of the Old Town is runs on a downwards path from Edinburgh Castle to Holyrood Palace and the ruined Holyrood Abbey.

The streets are not officially called The Royal Mile in terms of legal addresses. The actual street names (running west to east) are Castlehill, Lawnmarket, High Street, Canongate and Abbey Strand. Storer, J., Delineations, graphical and descriptive, of Fountains' Abbey in the West Riding of the County of York: with historical notices, London, Thurlby, M., "the crossing of Fountains Abbey church," Perspectives for an Architecture of Solitude: Essays on Cistercians, Art and Architecture in Honour of Peter Fergusson, Ed.

History. UNESCO was created for the "conservation and protection of the world’s inheritance of books, works of art and monuments of history and science".The constitution of UNESCO was ratified in by 26 countries, including the United Kingdom.

The UK contributes £, annually to the World Heritage Fund which finances the preservation of sites in developing countries. Buy Studley Royal Fountains Abbey, Oxfam, Parker, George, Books, History. Cookies on oxfam Shop Shop > Books > History > Studley Royal Fountains Abbey.

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Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden: Worth the admission price - See 3, traveller reviews, 3, candid photos, and great deals for Ripon, UK, at TripadvisorK TripAdvisor reviews. “A Death at Fountains Abbey” is a fast-paced, cleverly plotted, and sometimes extremely witty, addition to her historical fiction thrillers.

It reads beautifully as a stand-alone and the attention to detail is remarkable. I thoroughly enjoyed “A Death at Fountains Abbey” and look forward to 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/5(15).Dogs, too, are welcome.

The gardens and woodland are open and you must book in advance. Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden North Yorkshire A World Heritage Site, these ancient abbey ruins and water garden are a sight to behold.