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St. Michaels Mount
27-MAY-2008

St. Michael's Mount

St. Michael's Mount is a rocky island five miles south of Penzance in Cornwall. It is an 11th century stone Benedictine priory and a royal
fortress from 1194. Surmounted by an fortress-like abbey dedicated to St. Michael the Archangel, this atmospheric sacred site
has much in common with its namesake across the channel, Mont-St-Michel in France. It is considered to be the jewel in
Cornwall's crown.


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Marc Demoulin14-Nov-2008 07:02
I didn't know there's a Saint Michel mount on the other side! vVv
Marc
CM Kwan11-Sep-2008 12:30
Wonderful capture of this beautiful place! V
john savage21-Aug-2008 01:02
Very nice. Looks to be a fantastic structure. Did you get to see it up close? V
Jean D20-Aug-2008 00:45
Beautiful capture of this historical Jewel at low tide, Jay! ~V~
Bryan Murahashi19-Aug-2008 05:10
Beautiful landmark island and photo. V
peterjay4516-Aug-2008 14:55
Nice shot! This takes me back, remembering people having to wade back
along the path as the tide came in. Lovely.
Debbie Blackburn Beierle16-Aug-2008 07:00
Magnificent! Love the comp and details in the fortress!
Janet Forjan-Freedman14-Aug-2008 23:50
Very nice capture of this fascinating fortress!
Nestor14-Aug-2008 20:59
Very nice composition Jay, love how you included the rocks to make us enter this lovely scene.
Very nice resolution .
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Yiannis Pavlis14-Aug-2008 14:39
Nicely composed and handled picture. V
Peter Stahl14-Aug-2008 14:30
Well captured and great info! GMV.
Joanne Kamo14-Aug-2008 12:22
An impressive image and location very well composed! V
Sofia Solomennikova14-Aug-2008 08:10
Impressive! V
Gérard Koehl14-Aug-2008 04:50
Très belle composition. V
January Grey14-Aug-2008 04:48
Looks like a jewel to me! What a great place to explore! Fantastic shot, Jay! V~
Carol Breton14-Aug-2008 03:58
Wonderfully composed Jay. Great image and imformation. Thanks for sharing!
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Marcia Colelli14-Aug-2008 02:10
Very nicely composed V
deborahcuming14-Aug-2008 01:40
this is a jewel! lovely comp and great description of this place. V
Hank Vander Velde14-Aug-2008 00:42
Very nicely captured image and good description Jay. V.
Matthew Mannell14-Aug-2008 00:17
Very well framed, really nice capture Jay.
Jess. ( Lady.D.)13-Aug-2008 23:40
Great image Jay, did you get the chance to walk out at low tide..
Máire Uí Mhaicín13-Aug-2008 22:32
Quite an echo of its brother mount across the channel!
Lise De Serres13-Aug-2008 21:05
Well composed!
shuk1in12x13-Aug-2008 20:38
A well composed capture of the Mount, Jay. I hope you had time to explore it. +V
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