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Rievaulx Abbey church

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Rievaulx Abbey church
North York Moors - Helmsley, Yorkshire, England
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Another view of historic Rievaulx Abbey, near Helmsley, in the south west corner of the North York Moors National Park. Rievaulx is such a peaceful place, and the ruins of the lovely church still stand to a very great height, giving some clue as to the original size and importance of the monastery.

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