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Battle Abbey II

After my previous photo of the gatehouse of Battle Abbey, here's a picture of the real thing. Battle Abbey was ordered by Pope Alexander II, because of the many people who were killed in the Battle of Hastings on 14 October 1066. King William I started building it and the church was finished in 1094 (after William's death) and dedicated to St. Martin of Tours. Some centuries later it was destroyed during the Dissolution of the Monasteries in 1538 under King Henry VIII.

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Exif data:
Make: SONY
Model: DSC-HX400V
Software: PaintShop Pro 16,00
Exposure Time: 1/1250 sec
F-Stop: f/3.2
ISO Speed Ratings: 80
Focal Length: 430/100 mm
Date Taken: 2016-04-20 16:06
Metering Mode: Pattern
Flash: Flash did not fire, compulsory flash mode
File Size: 6488 kb

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