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Search Aspect ( cloister )
Location - Leeds & District

Cloister Court, Kirkstall Abbey, postcard (Kirkstall)
Black & White imageUndated. Postcard view showing the cloister court of Kirkstall Abbey. The church and tower are seen in the centre at the north-eastern corner.
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Kirkstall Abbey , North East corner of cloister (Kirkstall)
Black & White imageUndated. Lithograph of Kirkstall Abbey. North east corner of cloister. By W. Hunt, undated; published by Hunt and James, Leeds.
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Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Road (Kirkstall)
Black & White image28th November 1949. Picture shows the North East view of the cloisters of Kirkstall Abbey with the tower in the background. The abbey was built in the late 12th century and was abandoned in 1539. Benches are visible around the yard.
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Kirkstall Abbey, chapter house (Kirkstall)
Colour imagec late 1960's. View of Kirkstall Abbey showing the chapter house looking out onto the cloister. The chapter house, situated on the east range of the abbey, was the place where the monks would meet daily to discuss business and listen to readings.
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Kirkstall Abbey, Chapter House & Cloister (Kirkstall)
Black & White imageUndated Image shows the entrance to the Chapter House from the Cloister. At 6am every morning the monks would meet in the Chapter House, here confession was heard, faults ammended and work shared out. During the 1950s excavation signs of a forge were found in the cloister, probably used in the 12th century construction of the abbey.
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