SE7365 : Kirkham Priory Gatehouse

taken 10 months ago, near to Kirkham, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Kirkham Priory Gatehouse
Kirkham Priory Gatehouse
Grade II listed 14th century cross stump and Grade I listed Gatehouse c1290-95 to Kirkham Abbey.
Kirkham Priory
Kirkham Augustinian Priory was founded by Walter L'Espec 1122-1130, who also founded Rievaulx Abbey and dissolved in 1539. The ruins include architectural features from the 12th to 15th centuries and marvellous late 13th century gatehouse. The ruins are grade I listed and a Scheduled Ancient Monument in the care of English Heritage LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 30 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Friday, 1 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 7347 6581 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.9785N 0:52.7063W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 7345 6582
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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English Heritage Property  Priory Ruins  Grade I Listed  Scheduled Ancient Monument  Former Gatehouse  Gatehouse 

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