Scotland, Uncategorized

Dunfermline Abbey Church Romanesque West Door, Dunfermline, Scotland

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© Letizia Morley 2017

The last in a series of posts about the Dunfermline Abbey. I was impressed by the solidity of this door and the staggered arches. Romanesque architecture relied on semicircular arches to support the massive and thick walls.

img_2562 This photo was taken by my husband. I thought the design of the columns in the church were fascinating.

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