NT1882 : Inchcolm Abbey chapter house

taken 4 years ago, 3 km from Aberdour, Fife, Great Britain

Inchcolm Abbey chapter house
Inchcolm Abbey chapter house
The roughly octagonal chapter house dates from the 13th century and is one of only three of this design known to have been built in Scotland.* The warming-house above was built at a later date to allow the canons the comfort of warming themselves in cold weather.

*the others being at Holyrood (as revealed by excavation) and Elgin
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 1899 8266 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:1.7976N 3:18.0898W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 1899 8266
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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