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Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire

Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire
©  Crown copyright.NMR
Reference Number: NMR 12018/24
Caption: An aerial view of Fountains Abbey. The Cistercian monastery was founded in 1132 and was abandoned in 1540 during the English Reformation. The grounds surrounding the ruin were landscaped during the 18th century.
Photographer:  staff Date Taken: August 1990
Collection: NMR
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR