nave, north side, string course below windows and around pilasters (re-set below later window to east)

Image of the feature "Exterior Decoration: string courses" at Dunfermline Abbey.

by James King.

(i) Nave S aisle

Undecorated moulding covering junction of cloister walk roof and aisle wall.

(ii) Nave N aisle, 2nd to 6th bays, runs below windows and wraps around pilaster

buttresses. Face has eroded band of low-relief foliage carving between top and bottom chamfers. In 2nd, 5gth and 6th bays, re-set at a lower level below enlarged late medieval windows.