0 Likes

The Silver Well Cerne Abbas
England

This well originally associated with a vision that St Edwold had, was later changed to St Augustine by the monks of Cerne. It was late when I took this photograph and the sun was setting, therefore most of the image is in shadow.

Copyright: Sophie morse
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11288x5644
Chargée: 19/02/2011
Mis à jour: 11/08/2014
Affichages ::

...


Tags: well; spring; holy; sacred; saint; abbey
comments powered by Disqus

Sophie Morse
The Abbot's Porch Cerne Abbas Dorset
John Willetts ARPS
Gorse and Blackthorn near Cerne Abbas in Dorset.
John Willetts ARPS
UpCerne, Dorset. Witches Butter
John Willetts ARPS
Nettlecombe Tout hill fort, Dorset
Sophie Morse
St Martin Church Chesilbourne
Sophie Morse
William Barnes
Sophie Morse
St Peter's Church
Sophie Morse
Blackmore Vale
Simon Nobes
Milton Abbas
Sophie Morse
St Andrews Church
Simon Nobes
Eggardon Hillfort in the snow
Connor McKee
Celtic Fort in Moreton Woods
Kyrre Andersen
Wood Anemone (2)
Olavur Frederiksen www.faroephoto.com
Roykstovan in Kirkjubour
Jan Koehn
Public Ferry
Lee_Hui-jeong
Cheon Gang temple in Gyeong-Ju
Gearoid Casey
An Stricín
Hans-Dieter Teschner
Volksfest Fuerstenbergzelt 4
Felipe Garchet
The Louvre, Paris, France
Uwe Buecher
Europabrunnen, Langen
Felipe Garchet
The Patheon, Paris, France
Tumba de los Amantes de Teruel
Felipe Garchet
The Louvre, Paris, France
C B Arun Kumar
Kasauli Market
Sophie Morse
Old Christchurch Rd Bournemouth
Sophie Morse
Poole Harbour
Sophie Morse
St Johns
Sophie Morse
Bournemouth Gardens
Sophie Morse
The Avenue Avebury Wiltshire
Sophie Morse
Walford Mill
Sophie Morse
Suspension Bridge At Canford School
Sophie Morse
Worbarrow Bay
Sophie Morse
Balloon Ticket Office
Sophie Morse
St Andrews Church
Sophie Morse
Bournemouth Square
Sophie Morse
St George Portland
More About Europe

Europe is generally agreed to be the birthplace of western culture, including such legendary innovations as the democratic nation-state, football and tomato sauce.The word Europe comes from the Greek goddess Europa, who was kidnapped by Zeus and plunked down on the island of Crete. Europa gradually changed from referring to mainland Greece until it extended finally to include Norway and Russia.Don't be confused that Europe is called a continent without looking like an island, the way the other continents do. It's okay. The Ural mountains have steadily been there to divide Europe from Asia for the last 250 million years. Russia technically inhabits "Eurasia".Europe is presently uniting into one political and economic zone with a common currency called the Euro. The European Union originated in 1993 and is now composed of 27 member states. Its headquarters is in Brussels, Belgium.Do not confuse the EU with the Council of Europe, which has 47 member states and dates to 1949. These two bodies share the same flag, national anthem, and mission of integrating Europe. The headquarters of the Council are located in Strasbourg, France, and it is most famous for its European Court of Human Rights. In spite of these two bodies, there is still no single Constitution or set of laws applying to all the countries of Europe. Debate rages over the role of the EU in regards to national sovereignty. As of January 2009, the Lisbon Treaty is the closest thing to a European Constitution, yet it has not been approved by all the EU states. Text by Steve Smith.