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Egglestone Abbey

egglestoneabbey23.jpg The charming ruins of a small monastery of Premonstratensian 'white canons', picturesquely set above a bend in the River Tees near Barnard Castle. Remains include much of the 13th century church and a range of living quarters, with traces of their ingenious toilet drainage system.

 

Location

Barnard Castle

Co. Durham

DL12 9RZ

T: 0191 2691200

W: www.english-heritage.org.uk