Medieval priory ruins

These ruins are of the medieval priory built 1150. The original site was left in late 9th c. due to Viking raids, much as Iona had been abandoned. The final history of the abbey is connected to the reign of Henry VIII – not our best story, but important to know nevertheless.

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