Peter Ashton's photos with the abbey

Melk Abbey

Melk Abbey
Melk Abbey is a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, Austria, on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley. Wikipedia
Added on October 22, 2016

Melk Abbey- Statue of Saint Peter

Melk Abbey- Statue of Saint Peter
Melk Abbey is a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, Austria, on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley. Wikipedia
Added on October 22, 2016

Melk Abbey- Statue

Melk Abbey- Statue
Melk Abbey is a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, Austria, on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley. Wikipedia
Added on October 22, 2016

Melk Abbey- The Church

Melk Abbey- The Church
Melk Abbey is a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, Austria, on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley. Wikipedia
Added on October 22, 2016

Melk Abbey

Melk Abbey
Melk Abbey is a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, Austria, on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley. Wikipedia
Added on October 22, 2016

Melk Abbey- Ceiling

Melk Abbey- Ceiling
Melk Abbey is a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, Austria, on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley. Wikipedia
Added on October 22, 2016

Melk Abbey- Coloman Courtyard and Fountain

Melk Abbey- Coloman Courtyard and Fountain
Melk Abbey is a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, Austria, on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley. Wikipedia
Added on October 22, 2016

Melk Abbey- Babenberg Tower

Melk Abbey- Babenberg Tower
Melk Abbey is a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, Austria, on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley. Wikipedia
Added on October 22, 2016

Entering the Courtyard of Melk Abbey

Entering the Courtyard of Melk Abbey
Wachau Valley
The abbey was founded in 1089 when Leopold II, Margrave of Austria gave one of his castles to Benedictine monks from Lambach Abbey. A monastic school, the Stiftsgymnasium Melk, was founded in the 12th century, and the monastic library soon b…
Added on October 22, 2016

Tintern Abbey- Arches in the Nave

Tintern Abbey- Arches in the Nave
Added on June 19, 2015

Tintern Abbey- Arches in the Nave

Tintern Abbey- Arches in the Nave
Added on June 19, 2015

Tintern Abbey- East Window

Tintern Abbey- East Window
Added on June 19, 2015

Tintern Abbey- West Window

Tintern Abbey- West Window
Added on June 19, 2015

Tintern Abbey- Old Stones and Red Campion

Tintern Abbey- Old Stones and Red Campion
Added on June 19, 2015

Tintern Abbey

Tintern Abbey
The Cistercian abbey of Tintern is one of the greatest monastic ruins of Wales. It was only the second Cistercian foundation in Britain, and the first in Wales, and was founded on 9 May 1131 by Walter de Clare, lord of Chepstow. It soon prospered, thanks…
Added on June 19, 2015

Tintern Abbey- Arches

Tintern Abbey- Arches
Added on June 19, 2015

Tintern Abbey

Tintern Abbey
The Cistercian abbey of Tintern is one of the greatest monastic ruins of Wales. It was only the second Cistercian foundation in Britain, and the first in Wales, and was founded on 9 May 1131 by Walter de Clare, lord of Chepstow. It soon prospered, thanks…
Added on June 19, 2015

Tintern Abbey

Tintern Abbey
The Cistercian abbey of Tintern is one of the greatest monastic ruins of Wales. It was only the second Cistercian foundation in Britain, and the first in Wales, and was founded on 9 May 1131 by Walter de Clare, lord of Chepstow. It soon prospered, thanks…
Added on June 19, 2015