Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds, about 1900

Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds, about 1900

Title: Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds, about 1900

Place: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England

Description: View of the west of Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds, about 1900. The Cistercian Abbey, founded in 1152 was largely destroyed following its dissolution in 1539. This photograph was one of a series of views taken by a Great Northern Railway official photographer, to advertise sites that could be visited using the railway's services.

Our reference: 1997-7396_DON_211

Collection: Doncaster photos

Background: BR Warflat