Ename 1665

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Ename 1665 overview

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Ename 1665 looking south

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Ename 1665 looking north

Ename abbey in 1665 from south

Overview of the Ename abbey looking north

gardens of the monks and garden of the abbot

The gardens of the abbey – the gardens of the monks in the front and the garden of the abbot in the back (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

abbey gardens

The gardens of the abbey (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

rose garden of the monks

The rose garden of the monks (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

Ename 1665 David and Goliath statue

The statue of David and Goliath in the abbey garden (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

Ename 1665 Minerva statue

Ename abbey garden with Minerva statue – inset is the excavated head of the statue, preserved in the Ename archaeological museum (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

orangery

Ename garden and orangery in 1665 (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

watering pot

Ename garden in 1665 with terracotta watering pot – inset is the excavated object in the Ename archaeological museum (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

palm trees

The European palm trees in the garden of the abbot (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

abbot's quarter

The abbot’s quarter in 1665 with the carillon towering over the village (© Visual Dimension bvba, 2016)

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Overview of the Ename abbey on the map of Jan Bale dated 1661

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Buildings of the Ename abbey on the map of jan Bale dated 1661

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View of the abbey in 1663 – copy of a drawing by Jan Bale

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Painting with abbot Antoon De Loose, Jan Bale and his surveyors, currently in the castle of Olsene

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Map of Ename by Jan Bale, 1661, showing the village centre