Woodspring Priory, Somerset

RIBApix ref no RIBA26774
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityWoodspring
Subject Date1210
Image Date1959
ViewExterior
StyleMedieval
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/ABB/236 (ES5584)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This former Augustinian priory beside the River Severn was founded in 1210. The church remained incomplete when it was dissolved in 1536 and was subsequently converted into a farmhouse.

Subject tags

belfries, bell towers, churches, farmhouses