Furness Abbey

furness2 [1600x1200]Furness Abbey was founded as early as in 1124 but was left to ruins after 1537. Although not much is left of this once impressive abbey I liked the scenery with the old canal looking towards the forest and the old abbey.

I’ve got a good contrast music here, how about some ambient progressive rock?
Furness Abbey – In the Vale of the Deadly Nightshade – Dissolution


Blue and clear water can be found at Iona, the small holy iisland near Mull in Scotland. Close to this island which provides a nice small abbey you can also find famous “Fingal’s Cave” which Mendelssohn turned into very nice music:

The original photograph is here: