photo: Herman Herzog

                                      

                                                               

                          name

Kirkstall

                   latin name

Kirkstallium / Kirkstallensis abbatia

                   founded in

 

1147 at St. Mary' Hall

1152 at Kirkstall-Airedale

                inhabited by

monks

             primary abbey

Clairvaux

              mother abbey

Fountains

                 dissolved in

1539

                        to visit

                      address

 

 

 

 

Kirkstall Abbey

Abbey Walk

Kirkstall

Leeds LS5 3EH

Great Britain

                         phone

[+44] (0) 113 230 5492

                             fax

                          email

                      internet

 

www.kirkstall.org.uk/abbey/ 

www.leeds.gov.uk/kirkstallabbey/