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A carving on a felled tree of the Abbey Gate of Faversham.

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Photographer: © Paul Johnson (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(8th July 2020)
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A carving on a felled tree of the Abbey Gate of Faversham.

The abbey was founded in 1148 by King Stephen of Boulogne and his wife. There are no remains of the monastery and the gateway was demolished sometime in the 18th century. It was a Cluniac monastery, the Cluniacs were Benedictine monks from Cluny in Burgundy formed originally by William, Duke of Aquitaine in 909.

A picture of: Faversham ( More pictures of Faversham by Paul Johnson )

abbey carving history Faversham Kent

Exposure Program: Program, Focal length: 24 mm, Aperture: f 6.3, ISO: 200, Exposure time: 1/160 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0.33333333333333 EV
Date/Time Creation: July 5, 2020, 5:02 pm
ImageID:1216658, Image size: 4070 x 5832 pixels

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