Windows: Culross Palace

Distinctive dormer windows in the roof of Culross Palace

Windows: Dunfermline Abbey

The third in my photo-series is this beautiful stained glass window by Douglas Strachan in the old nave of Dunfermline Abbey. It was commissioned in 1916 by the famous Dunfermline-born businessman Andrew Carnegie in memory of his parents, William Carnegie and Margaret Morrison. The image symbolises the dawn of a new age, and features a […]

Kirkstall Abbey – ancient heart of Leeds

These ruins of a 12th century Cistercian monastery, founded in a Yorkshire river valley ‘remote from the habitation of men’, now lie in the centre of a vibrant city.