Saturday, 3 September 2011

Saint Mary and Saint Eanswythe, Folkestone

Saint Mary and Saint Eanswythe Church is located in Folkestone, Kent. King Eadbald of Kent founded the Folkestone priory in 630AD for his daughter Eanswythe and her nuns.

Saint Mary and Saint Eanswythe Church.

It is believed that the remains of Eanswythe were buried here. She was later canonised as Saint Eanswythe.

4 comments:

joo said...

Beautiful church!
Happy Sunday to you:)

Alan said...

Hi Joo, thanks for your comment! Hope you had a good weekend :)

Emm said...

Lovely shot Alan! I love photos of old churches as they are often ancient and beautiful.

XOXO said...

Absolutely lovely, as always.