Flickrfan: Downside Abbey

December 19, 2009

Downside Abbey, flickrfan, downside, abbey, church, tower, somerset, catholic, monastery, benedictine,photo by Lawrence OP on FlickrFan Stan's site licensed under Creative Commons

Photographed by Lawrence OP

Downside Abbey church with its tower, seen from the south side, is one of the largest neo-Gothic churches in England, and a minor basilica. The tower, completed in 1938, at 166 feet (55m), is the second highest in Somerset.

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