Tintern Abbey, Saltmills, New Ross, Co Wexford, exterior - north - west view of presbytery, crossing tower, nave

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Title

Tintern Abbey, Saltmills, New Ross, Co Wexford, exterior - north - west view of presbytery, crossing tower, nave

Location

New Ross, County Wexford, Leinster, Republic of Ireland, Europe

Description

Photograph by Roger Stalley. View of the presbytery, crossing tower and first two bays of the nave from the north - west. The presbytery elevation is supported by angle and clasping buttresses and shows the outlines of three lancet windows (now built up) with a corbel table of carved heads above it. The crossing tower has a stepped buttress at the north - east corner and a stair turret at the north - west and is topped by crow - stepped battlements. The outline of the first two bays of the nave are visible but are built up.

Subject

Architecture, Medieval - Ireland, Architecture, Gothic - Ireland, Ecclesiastical architecture, Cistercian architecture, Wexford (Ireland : County) - Buildings, structures, etc., Arcades (Architecture), Towers - Ireland, presbytery, nave, crossing tower, pointed arch, corbel table, crow - stepped battlement, stair turret, head carving, lancet window, angle buttress, clasping buttress

Type

Image

Artist / Creator / Agent, etc.

Stalley, Roger

Contributor's Role

Photographer

TARA (Trinity's Access to Research Archive) URI

Sponsor

Irish Research Council for Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences (IRCHSS), The Heritage Council of Ireland

Publisher

Trinity College Dublin

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The Contributor/s and the Board of Trinity College Dublin

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