Tewkesbury Abbey

Most of the stained glass of this magnificent abbey is Victorian but the Seven Chancel windows date back to 1340 and is one of the finest examples of decorated glass in the country. Meaning that these windows were already here while the Lancastrians tried to seek for safety in the abbey on 4 May 1471. The terrified Lancastrian lords may even have prayed while looking upon these religious depictions of prophets, The Virgin and Kings from the Old Testament before being dragged out of hiding and taken captive, heading towards an undeniable faith...