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Croyland Abbey

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Croyland Abbey
Crowland, Lincolnshire, England
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The remnants of medieval Croyland Abbey survive as the parish church of Crowland, in south Lincolnshire. Note the difference in spelling between the abbey name and the town name. This is the result, we are told, of a spelling mistake by a medieval monk. The village is a peaceful, lovely place, full of old historic buildings. The abbey ruins are striking, especially in the evening light. I couldn't help but wonder how gravity still allowed the west front of the abbey to stand!

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