Whitby Abbey :: Shared Description

Whitby Abbey was a 7th century monastery that later became a Benedictine abbey. The abbey and its possessions were confiscated by the crown during the Dissolution of the Monasteries under Henry VIII. The abbey church was situated overlooking the North Sea on the East Cliff above Whitby in North Yorkshire, England. The substantial ruins of the church are designated as a Grade I Listed building (List entry Number: 1316347 LinkExternal link Historic England) and are in the care of English Heritage LinkExternal link .
by David Dixon
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NZ9011 : Sunrise Behind Abbey Headland by David Dixon
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey: arcade shadows by Stephen Craven
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey Illuminated by David Dixon
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey by Julian P Guffogg
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey ruins by Stephen Craven
NZ8911 : Through the Arch by David Dixon
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey by Richard Croft
NZ9011 : The Ruins of Whitby Abbey Church by David Dixon
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey, South Face by David Dixon
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey viewed from Green Lane by Mat Fascione
NZ9011 : Illuminated Abbey by David Dixon
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey: erosion by Stephen Craven
NZ9110 : Hawkser Lane towards Whitby Abbey by Mat Fascione
NZ9010 : Stone wall along Green Lane by Mat Fascione
NZ9011 : Pond next to Whitby Abbey by Mat Fascione
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey: east end by Stephen Craven
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey viewed from the car park by Mat Fascione
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey by Richard Sutcliffe
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey by Julian P Guffogg
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey Ruins from the South by David Dixon
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey by habiloid
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey: museum entrance by Stephen Craven
NZ9011 : The Abbey at Whitby by David Dixon
NZ9011 : Stone wall along Abbey Lane by Mat Fascione
NZ9011 : Whitby Abbey from the south-west by Stephen Craven

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Created: Sun, 29 Oct 2017, Updated: Sun, 29 Oct 2017

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