Tintern Abbey County Wexford

Cistercians and Colcloughs : eight centuries of occupation
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We decided to call into this place on our travels in Wexford county recently, Do you need to book in advance to visit Tintern Abbey.

We recommend booking Tintern Abbey tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. /5(). Tintern Abbey, Wexford: Address, Phone Number, Tintern Abbey Reviews: /5.

Europe ; Ireland ; Province of Leinster ; County Wexford ; Wexford ; Things to do in Wexford ; Tintern Abbey; Search. COVID Update: To limit the spread of the coronavirus, attractions may be closed or have partial closures. Please consult government travel /5(). We recommend booking Tintern Abbey tours ahead of time to secure your spot.

If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 3 Tintern Abbey tours on Tripadvisor/5(). Saltmills, County Wexford, Ireland. Tintern Abbey was founded by William Marshal c.

Known as the Greatest Knight, Marshals impact is visible all across the south-east. From the Colclough Library the visitor has a wonderful view across Bannow Bay. The Abbey was founded for the Cistercian order and the monks lived and worked here for centuries.

Tintern Abbey (County Wexford), Wexford, Ireland. K likes. Tintern Abbey was a Cistercian abbey located on the Hook peninsula, County Wexford, on: Tintern, Saltmills, New Ross, Wexford, Ireland. A Cistercian abbey, founded c. by William, the Earl Marshall, and named after Tintern in Wales.

The remains consist of nave, chancel, tower, chapel and cloister. It was partly converted into living quarters afterand further adapted over the centuries. The Abbey was occupied by the Colclough family from the 16th century until s. Book your tickets online for Tintern Abbey, Wexford: See reviews, articles, and photos of Tintern Abbey, ranked No.2 on Tripadvisor among 30 attractions in Wexford/5().

The Marshal granted hectres of land to the Cistercian Order. The name Tintern Comes from Tintern Abbey in Wales, know as Tintern Abbey Major, the motherhouse of the Abbey we see today.

Tintern Abbey in Wexford was to be forever known as “Tintern de Veto” or “Tintern of the Vow”. Tintern Abbey - Saltmills, New Ross, Ireland Y34 KR64 - Rated 5 based on 12 Reviews "Absolutely love this place x the gardens, the People, the tour, the 5/5(12).

In a lovely rural setting overlooking Bannow Bay, Tintern Abbey was founded in the 12th century by William Marshall, the Earl of Pembroke, as thanks to God after he nearly died at sea. The parts that remain—nave, chancel, tower, chapel, and cloister—date from 1/3(1). Restaurants near Tintern Abbey: ( km) Tintern Abbey Tea Room ( km) The Wheelhouse Cafe ( km) Aldridge Lodge ( km) The Homeplace Cafe ( km) Local Pub Dunbrody; View all restaurants near Tintern Abbey on Tripadvisor/5().

County Wexford, Ireland contributions 78 helpful votes great walks The Abbey itself is wonderful and you can pay to enter it,there is a good cafe as well and the car park is free,there are many great walking trails that you can take,the scenery is very beautiful/5().

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After landing at Bannow Bay in Wexford he bequeathed 3, hectares of land for the foundation of a Cistercian abbey. The abbey was named after the one in Wales and also colonised by monks from there.

To distinguish them from each other, the abbey in Wales was known as Tintern Major and the Irish one, Tintern de Voto-'Tintern of the vow'. Gardener’s Trail – This walk starts at Tintern Abbey, which was founded in the early 13th century. Cross the Tintern River via the old stone bridge and enjoy the mixed woodland containing year-old beech trees.

About half way, discover the Colclough Walled Garden (admission charge) which once supplied the Colclough family who lived in the abbey.

Get this from a library. Tintern Abbey, Co. Wexford: Cistercians and Colcloughs: excavations [Ann Lynch; M G L Baillie; Ireland. Stationery Office.; Ireland. Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government.].

TINTERN, or KINNEAGH, a parish, in the barony of SHELBURNE, county of WEXFORD, and province of LEINSTER, 3 miles (N.) from Fethard, on the road from Wexford to Duncannon Fort; containing place derives its name from a monastery founded here by William Marshall, Earl of Pembroke, after his escape from shipwreck off this coast in the year.

Tintern Abbey - Wexford Guide and Directory, About “Wexford County Guide and Directory,” George Henry Bassett produced 7 Irish county directories in the s: Antrim, Armagh, Down, Kilkenny, Louth, Tipperary and Wexford.

Situated on the west shore of Bannow Bay in Co. Wexford, Tintern Abbey was one of the most powerful Cistercian foundations in the South East until the Dissolution of the Monasteries in In William Marshal, Earl of Pembroke, set sail for Ireland on his first visit as Lord of Leinster.

The abbey is often referred to as Tintern de Voto, or Tintern of the Vow as a result.

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It was inhabited by Cistercian monks from a larger abbey at Tintern, Wales, of which the Earl was also a patron. Today, visitors to the lovely County Wexford site can view the remains of the nave, chancel, tower, chapel and cloister.

Tintern Abbey, grounds and Colclough walled garden are a wonderful collective in South county Wexford. Spend the day wandering the wooded grounds for free or take in the lovely old world garden for a pittance.

Sample the apples in season. Tearooms are simple but lovely staff/5().

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Tintern Abbey was a Cistercian abbey located on the Hook peninsula, County Wexford, Ireland. The Abbey - which is today in ruins, some of which have been restored - was founded in by William Marshal, Earl of Pembroke, as the result of a vow he had made when his boat was caught in a storm on: Saltmills, New Ross, Wexford Ireland.

This rare, surviving, example of a 16th century bridge is found at Tintern in Co. Wexford. Located over a small, tidal river, the bridge is situated just a short distance from the impressive ruins of Tintern Abbey, which was founded in the 13th has three plank-centred arches and is a defended by a crenellated parapet.

Made from locally sourced stone. Gothic masterpiece became a Romantic symbol of the sublime Tintern Abbey is a national icon – still standing in roofless splendour on the banks of the River Wye nearly years since its tragic fall from grace.

It was founded in by Cistercian monks, who were happy to make do with timber buildings at first. Abbot Henry, a reformed robber, was better known for his habit of.

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Wexford. The name of the Abbey of which we are in search is, however, not doubtful. It was the Cistercian Abbey of Tin tern Minor, or " de Voto " in the county of Wexford. Tintern Abbey, Saltmills, County Wexford Find us on Facebook These three looped walks start from the trailhead at Tintern Abbey, and offer a variety of.

There are 3 ways to get from Wexford to Tintern Abbey by car ferry, train or car. Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner. Recommended option.

Car ferry, train • 10h 42m. Tintern Abbey: Lovely Abbey - See traveller reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Wexford, Ireland, at Tripadvisor.

Book In Advance. If visiting county wexford and in particular south county wexford it's well worth a visit. You can walk the grounds through the woods or just sit back and enjoy the surroundings of this 5/5().

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The Tintern Abbey is a Cisterian abbey that was founded circa by the Earl of Pembroke William Marshal. What you see now are the remains of the original abbey that was adapted to fit into various roles over the centuries; the nave, chancel, tower, chapel and cloister still remain/5.

Hook Peninsula is one of Gallivanting Tours' favorite areas of Wexford County: very lush, green and fertile land on one side and the wild Irish sea on the other. This set tour takes you through an area with narrow and winding country roads and pretty.

Tintern Abbey: Guided tour of Tintern - See traveller reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Wexford, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. Book In Advance. County Wexford, Ireland. 10 Reviewed 16 August /5().The Irish on the manors.

The native Irish can be divided into two categories: those who continued, where possible, to observe customary life-styles and land-holding practices, and another group, perhaps relatively small in number, who, as betaghs (native Irish living as serfs on a manor), became part of the feudal structure and, as economic assets, were recorded in manorial extents.Colclough of County Wexford (The Wexford Gentry) - Kindle edition by Kavanagh, Arthur.

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