Milton Abbey

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Branwalator - Veneration
... King Athelstan, who founded Milton Abbey in Dorset, obtained some of the saint's relics (an arm or head) from Breton clerics fleeing Northmen and moved them to ... The proper name of Milton Abbey is the Abbey Church of St ...

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    The Abbey always reminds me of that old toast, “Above lofty timbers, the walls around are bare, echoing to our laughter, as though the dead were there.”
    Garrett Fort (1900–1945)

    And when night
    Darkens the streets, then wander forth the sons
    Of Belial, flown with insolence and wine.
    —John Milton (1608–1674)