The English reformation under Henry VIII led to the dissolution and stripping of the rich and powerful abbeys.  As the roofless and abandoned abbeys fell into ruin, they created spectacularly evocative landscapes.
Fountains Abbey. Melrose Abbey. Riveaulx Abbey. Eggleston Abbey. Riveaulx Abbey. Fountains. Melrose Abbey. Valle Crusis. Valle Crusis Contents
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The English reformation under Henry VIII led to the dissolution and stripping of the rich and pow- erful abbeys.  As the roof- less and abandoned abbeys fell into ruin, they created spectac- ularly evocative land- scapes.
Fountains Abbey. Melrose Abbey. Riveaulx Abbey. Eggleston Abbey. Interior dial of the astronomical clock. Riveaulx Abbey. Fountains. Melrose Abbey. Valle Crusis. Valle Crusis Contents
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