Holyrood Abbey Edinburgh, Scotland

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Holyrood Abbey was founded in 1128 by King David I for Augustinian monks from St Andrews. Holyrood Palace, home of Scottish royalty, was later built next to the abbey.

Facts & Stats on Holyrood Abbey

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318735
Names
Holyrood Abbey
Categories
Street Address
Canongate, Royal Mile
Coordinates
55.953152° N, 3.171578° W
Phone Number
0131/556-5100

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Holyrood Abbey (Edinburgh, Scotland)
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Holly Hayes
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March 29, 2015