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Whitby Abbey, Yorkshire

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Whitby Abbey, Yorkshire
Whitby, Yorkshire, England
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I can't think of a more beautifully situated monastery in England than Whitby Abbey. The abbey church is perched on a high cliff overlooking the historic port of Whitby. The location is simply stunning, and the abbey ruins are well worth visiting. A short walk downhill from the abbey itself leads you to the old section of Whitby, a maze of winding streets and historic houses leading to the harbour.

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