Introduction of Tintern-Abbey
Ruin in Gwent, 15 mi ENE of Newport. A famousecclesiastical ruin celebrated by the poet WilliamWordsworth, in a poem by the same name, the abbeywas founded for Cistercians in 1131 by Walter deClare but was not completed until the 14th century.It was dissolved in 1537.

Tintern-Abbey Images