Iona Abbey

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Iona Abbey is locatit on the Isle o Iona, juist off the Isle o Mull on the Wast Coast o Scotland. It is ane o the auldest an maist important releegious centres in Wastren Europe. The abbey wis a focal pynt for the spread o Christianity throughout Scotland an marks the foundation o a monastic community bi St. Columba, when Iona wis pairt o the Kinrick o Dál Riata.

Cloisters o Abbey on the Isle o Iona

Coordinates: 56°20′03″N 06°23′37″W / 56.33417°N 6.39361°W / 56.33417; -6.39361