Malmesbury Abbey. Antique print of Malmebury Abbey at Malmesbury in Wiltshire, England, a Benedictine house dedicated to Saint Peter and Saint Paul. It was one of the few English houses with a continual history from the 7th century through to the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Antique copper-plate engraving of Malmsbury Abbey. Dated in the plate Aug 20th 1785. Size of engraved area approx 5x6ins.