Kirkstall Abbey is a ruined Cistercian monastery in Kirkstall north-west of Leeds city centre in West Yorkshire. It is set in a public park on the north bank of the River Aire. It was founded c.1152. It was disestablished during the Dissolution of the Monasteries under the auspices of Henry VIII.

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  • Colin Metcalf
    Colin Metcalfalmost 3 years ago

    Outstanding capture, well done.

  • Thanking you Colin

    – Trevor Kersley

  • Adri  Padmos
    Adri Padmosalmost 3 years ago

    Wonderful image, Trevor; well done!

  • Mant thanks Adri

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  • trobe
    trobeover 2 years ago

    You’ve been picked for our November features – Great Work!

  • Thanking you very much for the feature

    – Trevor Kersley

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