Voussoir 1 from SE showing soffit

Image of the feature "Miscellaneous: Voussoir 1" at Abingdon Abbey, Abingdon.

by Ron Baxter.

S wall of artificial ruin, 2.80 m from W corner, 0.70 m above ground. Chevron on face and soffit. Face, pointing outwards five thick rolls alternating with five thin. Soffit, partly concealed by surrounding masonry, but at least two thick rolls (not including the angle roll), again alternating with thin rolls.


max. l. 0.53 m
max. measurable d. of soffit 0.22 m
w. at E (inner) end 0.12 m
w. at W (outer) end 0.135 m