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The scissor arches.  
   

The scissor arches.

One of the four scissor arches built to suppoet the tower and prevent it from sinking.
From Glastonbury to Bath.

June 22nd 2009
We started the morning visiting Glastonbury Abbey. Although it is just ruins, you can really imagine what it might have been like in its time. It was a serene place. We then travelled to Wells. We saw the Cathedral there with its beautiful façade and its amazingly famous scissor arches. The Bishop’s Palace was equally impressive and the wells that the city is named after, which apparently ... read more
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