The Robin, the Sun and the Moon

One of Waltham Abbey’s many claims to fame is that the Meridian Line runs through the town.   Robin on Meridian Gate in Abbey Gardens (Paul Finn)And in the Abbey Gardens, at the Rose Garden, there is a beautifully-designed gate which represents the Meridian and is often known as the Sun and Moon Gate.

Here’s a lovely photograph by Paul Finn showing a little robin standing on the gate. 

Paul has kindly also let us have a drawing of the Meridian Gate which he did a couple of years ago.

Many thanks Paul for the photo and drawing. 

Paul Finn's drawing of Rose Garden Meridian Gate