Byland Abbey Byland with Wass, England

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Byland Abbey is one of the three great Cistercian monasteries of North Yorkshire, with Fountains and Rievaulx. Although the community had a rocky start, its abbey church was once the largest in England.

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319028
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Postcode
YO61 4BD
Coordinates
54.203135° N, 1.158929° W
Phone
01347 868614

References & Resources

  1. Official Website of Byland Abbey English Heritage. Official source.
  2. The National Heritage List for England English Heritage.

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Byland Abbey (Byland with Wass, England)
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April 11, 2015