St. Augustine's Abbey

St. Augustine's Abbey

St. Augustine's Abbey

St. Augustine's Abbey

This great abbey, marking the rebirth of Christianity in southern England, was founded shortly after AD 597 by St Augustine. Originally created as a burial place for the Anglo-Saxon kings of Kent, it is part of the Canterbury World Heritage Site, along with the cathedral and St Martin's Church.
Ref:
St. Augustine's Abbey
Date:
20/05/07
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Photographer:
Martin Skidmore