Romsey Abbey, Romsey, Hampshire

Romsey Abbey, Romsey, Hampshire
Photograph taken 1908 © Reproduced by permission of Oxfordshire County Council ref: HT10919

The exterior of the abbey church, founded in 907 and extended in the early 15th century, taken from the south east, showing the short central tower. The abbey was dissolved in 1539, though the church is still in use today.

Location

Hampshire Romsey

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

church religion faith edwardian abbey monastery dissolution medieval (1066 - 1484)