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King Arthur's tomb at Glastonbury Abbey

Glastonbury Abbey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Site of the purported tomb of King Arthur & Queen Guinevere beneath the high altar.

Glastonbury. England. Add it to the list if places I want to see when I am there

A lane in Glastonbury

Excavations at Glastonbury Abbey began soon after the site was purchased for the Church of England in 1907, although a series of trenches had been dug by St John Hope three years earlier. Since then, 34 seasons of excavations up to 1979 has exposed most of the plan of the medieval church and evidence of earlier phases of the monastery. Yet very little of this evidence has been published. In 1981, C A Ralegh Radford, Director of excavations from 1951 to1964, published an interim report…

Avalon Camelot King Arthur: In monks at Glastonbury Abbey, in England…

Glastonbury Abbey, King Arthur's final resting place.

Glastonbury Abbey, legend says King Arthur's final resting place.

Glastonbury Abbey

The Official web site of Glastonbury Abbey in Somerset, UK - visitor attraction, scheduled ancient monument, Church and legendary burial place of King Arthur

Ancient steps and flowers (at Glastonbury Abbey)

Ancient steps and flowers (at Glastonbury Abbey)

"Burial place of King Arthur and Queen Guinevere at Glastonbury Abbey. When the grave was allegedly found, the inscription is said to have read, 'Rex quondam, rexque futurus' or as T.H. White brilliantly rendered it for the title of his equally brilliant book, 'The Once and Future King.'"   I don't think that's true, but, cool.

Burial place of King Arthur and Queen Guinevere at Glastonbury Abbey.

Glastombury Tor -Inghilterra- Sito delle storie di Re Artù

Glastonbury Tor in Somerset, England. Glastonbury Tor is known as being one of the most spiritual sites in the country. It’s a beautiful place to walk, unwind and relax. Distance from Shaftesbury to Glastonbury Tor is 30 miles

Glastonbury Abbey, Somerset - rumored to be the burial site of the legendary King Arthur

According to legends, the Holy Grail is supposed to be hidden at the foot of Glastonbury Tor hill. Visit the graves of King Arthur and Guinevere at Glastonbury Abbey.

Marked burial place of King Arthur and Queen Guinevere at Glastonbury Abbey ruins, Glastonbury, Somerset, England. Around 1190, Avalon became associated with Glastonbury, when monks at the Glastonbury Abbey claimed to have discovered the bones of Arthur and his Queen.

Reputed burial spot of King Arthur and Queen Guinivere, Glastonbury Abbey

Named Ynys yr Afalon ("Isle of Avalon") by the ancient Britons, Glastonbury Tor is widely believed to be the Avalon of Arthurian legend.

According to legend, Glastonbury Tor in Somerset is the location of the magical Isle of Avalon of King Arthur and Queen Guinevere.

Glastonbury Abbey in Somerset, England is said to be the resting place of King Arthur and Queen Quinevere.

Glastonbury Abbey in Somerset, England is said to be the resting place of King Arthur and Queen Quinevere.

Glastonbury, England, home to the ruins of the Glastonbury Abbey. From at least the 12th century the Glastonbury area was frequently associated with the legend of King Arthur, a connection promoted by medieval monks who asserted that Glastonbury was Avalon. King Arthur is a legendary British leader of the late 5th & early 6th centuries who, according to medieval histories & romances, led the defence of Britain against Saxon invaders in the early 6th century.

Glastonbury, England, home to the ruins of the Glastonbury Abbey.

Glastonbury Abbey was a monastery in Glastonbury, Somerset, England. Christian legend claimed that the abbey was founded by Joseph of Arimathea in the 1st century. Robert de Boron's version of the Holy Grail story connected King Arthur who is buried here. In 967, King Edmund was laid to rest at Glastonbury. In 1016 Edmund Ironside was buried there too.

Coolest Thing You’ll See All Day: King Arthur

Glastonbury Abbey was a monastery in Glastonbury, Somerset, England. Christian legend claimed that the abbey was founded by Joseph of Arimathea in the century. I wish I could send her here where many of her ancestors lived many, many years ago.

Shrouded in mystery and legend, Glastonbury Abbey is a highly atmospheric ruin in Somerset, southern England. The surviving buildings, dating from around 1200, stand on one of the oldest Christian sites in Britain and are fine examples of Norman architecture.

Shrouded in mystery and legend, Glastonbury Abbey is a highly atmospheric ruin in Somerset, southern England. The surviving buildings, dating from around stand on one of the oldest Christian sites in Britain and are fine examples of Norman architecture.

The Legend of King Arthur: The Most Significant Locations in Wales and England via @marievallieres

The Most Significant King Arthur Locations in Wales and England

A list of signification King Arthur locations across Wales and England, which are said to be related to the mythical ruler

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