The ruins of Kirkstall Abbey in Leeds. One of the best preserved 12th century Cistercian monasterys in the country. Situated on the banks of the river Aire and surrounded by parkland it is a great place to visit. The museum, cafe and information centre are also worth a look.


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  • joak
    joakalmost 2 years ago

    great shot mate..obviously enjoyin retirement!

  • Thanks a lot mate. Yes enjoying retirement, I should have made that choice at 16.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • Roy  Massicks
    Roy Massicksalmost 2 years ago

    Picture perfect Colin – well taken !

  • Greatly appreciated Roy, thanks for looking.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • Irene  Burdell
    Irene Burdellalmost 2 years ago

    A wonderful shot . x

  • Many thanks Irene, appreciated.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • Trevor Kersley
    Trevor Kersleyalmost 2 years ago

    Great place to stroll around

  • Thanks Trevor. One of my favourite spots and right on my doorstep which makes it even better.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • HermitsLife
    HermitsLifealmost 2 years ago

    Lovely shot Colin :)

  • Thanks Tim, pleased you like it.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • Pauline Tims
    Pauline Timsalmost 2 years ago

    This is beautiful Colin

  • Many many thanks Pauline, appreciated.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • DonDavisUK
    DonDavisUKalmost 2 years ago

    A timeless and wonderful capture Colin.

  • A lovely comment, thanks Don.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • Dave Godden
    Dave Goddenalmost 2 years ago

    Congratulations your image was feaured 11.08.12

  • Many many thanks Dave I appreciate the feature.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkealmost 2 years ago

    Wonderful capture and composition Colin!

  • Greatly appreciated Ray, thanks.

    – Colin Metcalf

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sedicialmost 2 years ago

    August 11th, 2012
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  • Thank you so much for the feature Mary.

    – Colin Metcalf

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