Tintern Abbey, Monmouthshire

RIBApix ref no RIBA5609
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: Wales
CityTintern
Subject Date1300
Image Date1959
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/ABB/41 (ES5625)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built between 1136 and 1536 and located on the Welsh bank of the River Wye, Tintern was the second Cistercian foundation in Britain and the first in Wales.

Subject tags

windows, churches, ruins, decorative stonework, abbeys