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This remarkable effect was produced by the depth of the eye-socket, under which the eye moved free from its setting; the arch of the brow was so accurate as to resemble the groining of a vault.
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But it is to the part which English hands and hearts have played towards beautifying the Cotswold district that I would fain direct attention; to the stately Abbey Church of Cirencester and its glorious south porch, with its rich fan-tracery groining within and its pierced battlements and pinnacles without; to the arched gateway of twelfth century work, the sole remnant of that once famous monastery-the mitred Abbey of St. Mary-founded by the piety of the first Henry, and overthrown by the barbarity of the last king of that name, who ordained "that all the edifices within the site and precincts of the monastery should be pulled down and carried away";-it is to the glorious windows of Fairford Church-the most beautiful specimens remaining to us of glass of the early part of the sixteenth century-and to many an ancient church and mediaeval manor house still standing throughout this wide district, "to point a moral of adorn a tale," that we must look for traces of the exquisite workmanship of English hands in bygone days, "the only witnesses, perhaps, that remain to us of the faith and fear of nations.
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The work is of fifteenth-century design, the interior of the porch consisting of delicately wrought fan-tracery groining.
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I would fain believe that heaven is not only above us, but, in some form or other entirely beyond our mortal ken, all around us, in every beautiful thing we see; that these hills and vales, these woods of delicately wrought fan-tracery groining, these mazes of golden light when the sun goes down, are peopled not alone by human flesh and blood.
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A light groining sprang from six stout columns, and hung down in two rich pendants from the centre of the vault.
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Eastward from this point, the vaultings of the roof are square, with broad, simple groinings.
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Examples of Groining

Example #1
I defy Justice to do, or even Corentin-I ought to be reinstated in my rights as a French citizen.
Example #2
When youth lends this beautiful hollow its pure and diaphanous coloring, and edges it with closely-set eyebrows, when the light stealing into the circular cavity beneath lingers there with a rosy hue, there are tender treasures in it to delight a lover, beauties to drive a painter to despair.
Example #3
All else for which the builders sacrificed has passed away-all their living interests and aims and achievements.
Example #4
The ancient Roman town of Cirencester, too, affords many historical remains of the same era.
Example #5
The carving outside is most picturesque, there being many handsome niches and six fine oriel windows.
Example #6
The south porch is a very beautiful and ornamental piece of architecture.