SE1785 : Jervaulx Abbey

taken 1 year ago, near to Thornton Steward, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Jervaulx Abbey
Jervaulx Abbey
Gate between the Abbey ruins and Jervaulx Hall
Jervaulx Abbey
Jervaulx Abbey was one of a number of great Cistercian Abbeys in Yorkshire, founded in 1156. At its Medieval zenith the Abbey was renowned for breeding horses, a tradition that continues at nearby Middleham today. It was dissolved in 1537 and has been in private ownership since. The romantic ruins are open to the public LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Thursday, 27 April, 2017   (more nearby)
Monday, 1 May, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1710 8579 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:16.0491N 1:44.3371W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1711 8578
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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