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BRITISH ISLES CELTIC, ROMAN & MEDIEVAL

Set SS-20 Southeastern Wales: Roman Caerleon & Medieval Tintern Abbey [15]

1 Caerleon Roman Fortress Amphitheater, CE 79
2 Caerleon Roman Fortress Amphitheater, CE 79, closer view
3 Tintern Abbey, Cistercian, 1131, facade, exterior
4 Tintern Abbey, apse end and transept, exterior
5 Tintern Abbey, nave
6 Tintern, tracery of facade window
7 Tintern Abbey, crossing
8 Tintern Abbey, aisles, windows of apse area
9 Tintern Abbey, aisles, windows of apse area
10 Chepstow Castle above Wye River, exterior
11 Chepstow Castle, facade exterior
12 Chepstow Castle, exterior square tower
13 Chepstow Castle, exterior round tower
14 Chepstow Castle, exterior round tower buttress
15 Chepstow Castle, exterior round tower

Set SS-71 England: Cornish, Celtic, Christian Crosses and Holy Wells of Cornwall [14]

1 Boskenna Cornish Cross, Boskenna Road
2 Cornish Celtic Cross, Sancreed Churchyard, 8-12th c.
3 Cornish Celtic Cross, Sancreed Churchyard, 8-12th c.
4 Nun Careg Cross, Cornish Celtic, St. Buryan
5 Deanery Market Cross, 11th c. Cornish Celtic Cross, St. Buryan
6 Boswarthan Celtic Temple and Spring, Madron, exterior
7 Boswarthan Celtic Temple and Spring, interior
8 Boswarthan Celtic Temple and Spring, interior
9 Boswarthan Celtic Temple and Spring, Madron, detail of spring
10 Boswarthan Celtic Temple and Spring, contemporary offerings, Madron
11 King Donniert’s Stone, 9th c. AD, Bodmin Moor, inscribed stone base
12 St. Bennett’s Cross, near Postbridge, Dartmoor
13 St. Cleer Holy Well and Cross, 15th c., Bodmin Moor
14 St. Cleer Holy Well and Cross, 15th c., Bodmin Moor, Well (Baptistery)



Set SS-76 Monastic Ireland: Glendalough and Clonmacnois [20]

1 Glendalough, Monastery of St. Kevin, Round Tower and Cathedral ruins from distance (E)
2 Glendalough, St. Kevin’s Church, 11th c, SE
3 Glendalough, St. Kevin’s Church, 11th c, W end (rear)
4 Glendalough, Round Tower, 11th ­ 12th c.
5 Glendalough, Cathedral, W façade with grave slabs in front
6 Glendalough, Cathedral, Interior, Nave to W
7 Glendalough, Cathedral, Interior, Nave to E
8 Glendalough, Cathedral, Interior, Nave, carved slab with crosses
9 Glendalough, Upper Lake, Reefert Church, late 10th ­11th c., from W
10 Glendalough, Upper Lake, St. Kevin’s cell foundations
11 Clonmacnois, Cross of the Scriptures (reconstruction), 3/4 view, with Round Tower in rear
12 Clonmacnois, Cathedral, W facade and doorway, 10th ­15th c.
13 Clonmacnois, Cathedral, N doorway with 3 plaques representing S. Dominic, 15th c.
14 Clonmacnois, Cathedral, N interior nave wall with window and carved slab
15 Clonmacnois, Cathedral, N interior nave wall with detail of window looking out to round tower of Temple Finghin
16 Clonmacnois, Temple Doolin, pre 12th c., W façade and S side
17 Clonmacnois, Temple Doolin, pre 12th c., W façade with doorway and grave slab
18 Clonmacnois, Temple Doolin, rear, E Temple Hurpin, 17th c.? with cross visible through window
19 Clonmacnois, Grave slabs and Crosses, 11th c. Temple Connor in distance
20 Clonmacnois, Temple Finghin, 12th c. and mini round tower

Set SS 77 Monastic Ireland: Monasterboice and Old Mellifont [13]

1 Monasterboice, South High Cross, 10th c., W face
2 Monasterboice, South High Cross, 10th c., S face with Round Tower in distance
3 Monasterboice, South High Cross, 10th c., detail W face, Christ with Peter and Paul; Doubting Thomas and the Arrest
4 Monasterboice, Round Tower, burned in 1097\
5 Monasterboice, West High Cross, W face
6 Old Mellifont Cistercian Abbey, plan
7 Old Mellifont Cistercian Abbey, Gate house
8 Old Mellifont Cistercian Abbey, 12th c., overview of site, foundations of church, Chapter House, Lavabo
9 Old Mellifont Cistercian Abbey, View to Chapter House, 14th c.
10 Old Mellifont Cistercian Abbey, Chapter House, interior detail, vaulting
11 Old Mellifont Cistercian Abbey, Octagonal Lavabo, 12th c.
12 Old Mellifont Cistercian Abbey, Octagonal Lavabo, 12th c., closer view with Chapter House façade in left rear
13 Old Mellifont Cistercian Abbey, Octagonal Lavabo, 12th c., detail of arched entrances

Set SS-78 High Crosses of Monastic Ireland [22]

1 Clonmacnoise, Reconstruction of High Cross
2 Clonmacnoise, detail Cross base with spirals and interlaces
3 Drumcliffe, Co. Sligo, High Cross, W face from SW
4 Kells High Cross
5 Monasterboice, Main High Cross, W face
6 Monasterboice, Main High Cross, W face, detail Cross with Crucifixion, 3 figures below
7 Monasterboice, Main High Cross, 3/4 view, S and E faces
8 Monasterboice, Main High Cross, detail W face below cross arms
9 Monasterboice, High Cross II, W face
10 Monasterboice, High Cross II, detail W face, top, crucifixion, 2 narrative panels
11 Monasterboice, High Cross II, detail S side, 3 panels, 2 with interlace
12 Monasterboice, Cross III, detail, cross arms with crucifixion, W face
13 Kilfenora, High Cross
14 Moone High Cross, whole, E face
15 Moone High Cross, detail, E, Crucifixion, 12 Apostles
16 Moone High Cross, detail, W, Fall of Man, Abraham & Issac, Daniel in Lion's Den
17 Moone High Cross, detail W, Adam and Eve
18 Moone High Cross, detail, W, Temptation of St. Anthony the Hermit (?)
19 Moone High Cross, detail, W, Miracle of Loaves and Fishes
20 Moone High Cross, detail, W, Flight into Egypt
21 Moone Holed Cross, Base with carving
22 Glendalough, St. Kevin's Cross

Set SS-79 Medieval Ireland: Gallarus Oratory, Kilmalkedar, Kilnefora, Kilnaboy [20]

1 Kilfenora, Cathedral, 1190-15th c., view toward W face through crosses
2 Kilfenora, Cathedral, 1190-15th c., SE with triple light E window from exterior
3 Kilfenora, Cathedral, 1190-15th c., S door with bishop's head sculpture
4 Kilfenora, Cathedral, 1190-15th c., int. doorway, bricked lancet window/niche?
5 Kilfenora, Cathedral, 1190-15th c., int. 14th c. Bishop Effigy detail
6 Gallarus Oratory, 8-9th c., E facade with doorway and N side
7 Gallarus Oratory, 8-9th c., W face with window
8 Kilnaboy, 11th-14th c. Church from NW
9 Kilnaboy, 11th-14th c. Church from SE
10 Kilnaboy, 11th-14th c. Church, S entrance with Sheela-na-gig above doorway
11 Kilnaboy, 11th-14th c. Church, S entrance, Sheela-na-gig above doorway detail
12 Kilmalkedar, Church, c.1150, E entrance with ancient cross in foreground
13 Kilmalkedar, Church, 12th c. Sundial in churchyard
14 Kilmalkedar, Church, c. 1150, E facade with holed stone with ogham inscription
15 Kilmalkedar, c. 1150, E façade, Romanesque Church, tympanum over doorway
16 Kilmalkedar, c. 1150, E façade, Romanesque Church, detail doorway with tympanum
17 Kilmalkedar, c. 1150, Interior of Romanesque Church, looking out E doorway
18 Kilmalkedar, c. 1150, Interior of Romanesque Church, Cross stone with Latin (?) script
19 Kilmalkedar, c. 1150, Interior of Romanesque Church, toward W (nave, apse area)
20 Kilmalkedar, c. 1150, Exterior, Romanesque Church, NW side

Set SS-21 Medieval England #1, Glastonbury, Ely, and Norfolk [20]

1 Glastonbury Tor from afar
2 Glastonbury Abbey Ruins, interior
3 Glastonbury Abbey Ruins, window
4 Glastonbury Abbey Ruins, wall with windows, arches
5 Glastonbury Abbey Church Ruins, exterior whole
6 Glastonbury Abbey Church Ruins, exterior left entrance
7 Glastonbury Abbey Church Ruins, exterior right entrance, aisle
8 Glastonbury Abbey Church Ruins, interior damaged domed room
9 Glastonbury Abbey Church Ruins, Gothic arch and portion of L. facade
10 Glastonbury Abbey, earlier foundations
11 Ely Cathedral, c. 1110, Facade
12 Ely Cathedral, transept (R) and exterior wall
13 Ely Cathedral, transept (R) detail, exterior
14 Ely Cathedral, nave, vaulting and painted ceiling
15 Ely Cathedral, crossing vaulting and arcades
16 Ely Cathedral, stained glass
17 Ely Cathedral, painted square tower, interior
18 Ely Cathedral, Lady Chapel, detail vaulting and tracery
19 Church at Swaffham, Norfolk, 1454 or later, nave with timber roof
20 Church at Swaffham, Norfolk, nave with timber roof, closer view

Set SS-22 Medieval England #2, Salisbury, Wells, & Westminster Abbey [20]

1 Salisbury Cathedral, 1220-58, Nave, vaulting, crossing to E
2 Salisbury, Nave, to W
3 Salisbury, Nave, W end with altar (and contemporary glass)
4 Salisbury, Nave, interior to E, vaulting and clerestory
5 Salisbury, Nave, interior to W, vaulting and clerestory
6 Salisbury, Cloister Courtyard, window tracery
7 Salisbury, Cloister Courtyard, detail leaded glass and tracery
8 Salisbury, Cloister Courtyard, window tracery and leaded glass
9 Wells Cathedral, 1338, Graveyard, Cloister Courtyard
10 Wells, Graveyard, Cloister Courtyard
11 Wells, Tombstone, Crossing Tower, exterior detail
12 Wells, Cloister, interior arcade and vaulting
13 Wells, Nave, Crossing and Scissor arch
14 Wells, Nave, Scissor arch
15 Wells, Nave with Scissor arch
16 Wells, Nave, vaulting, clerestory and painted ceiling
17 Wells, Nave, Scissor arch, organ
18 Wells, organ, vaulting
19 Westminster Abbey, 1245, Transept, exterior detail
20 Westminster Abbey, Cloister Courtyard, Window Tracery

Set SS-67 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, England, 13th-14th c. [20]

1 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, 3/4 view
2 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, facade from NE
3 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, E facade
4 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, E facade, detail central entrance statues, and window
5 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, E facade, detail central Gothic window tracery and roof line
6 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, E facade, detail central entrance and statues
7 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, E facade, detail statues to S of central doorway
8 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, E facade, detail statues to far S of central doorway
9 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, E facade, detail statues
10 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, E facade, detail statues
11 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, N side with tower
12 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, N side, apse area
13 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, N side, Norman tower and N entrance
14 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, N side with tower
15 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, N entrance
16 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, exterior, south side with Norman tower and refectory area
17 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, interior, nave toward W, Gothic vaulting
18 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, interior, choir screen
19 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, interior, Lady Chapel
20 Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, interior, St. John the Evangelist Chapel
 

Set SS-69 Tintagel

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