Jedburgh Abbey

Picture of Jedburgh Abbey, Jedburgh, Scotland

Jedburgh Abbey, Scotland

Jedburgh Abbey is only 10 miles from the Scotland/England border, which made it a frequent target of attacks by the English.Β  The combination of repeated raids, and the coming of the Scottish Protestant Reformation, meant the Abbey fell into disrepair in the 1560s.

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    • I’m so glad you mentioned the sky! I’ve been trying to convince my travelling companions that overcast, moody skies may not be great for sightseeing, but they are great for photography – now I have independent collaboration πŸ™‚

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