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Wheeldale Roman Road

Goathland, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 5LY

Mile-long stretch of Roman road still with its hardcore and drainage ditches leading north from the camps at Cawthorn and probably dating to the end of AD1.

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  • Rail station: Whitby (7 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
 
 
 
Skipsea Castle

Skipsea, YO25 8TH

An impressive Norman motte and bailey castle, dating from before 1086 and among the first raised in Yorkshire, with the earthworks of an attendant fortified 'borough'.

 
 

St Nicholas Church, Hornsea at St. Nicholas Church, Hornsea

 

Newbegin, Hornsea, East Yorkshire, HU18 1AB

 
 
 

Hornsea Methodist Church

 

76 Newbegin, Hornsea, East Yorkshire, HU18 1PB

 
 

2a Market Place, hornsea, East Yorkshire, HU18 1AW

 
 
Helmsley Castle
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Castlegate, Helmsley, York, YO62 5AB

Towering over the attractive market town of Helmsley, and surrounded by spectacular banks and ditches, Helmsley Castle is an imposing sight with a wealth of history.

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  • Rail station: York (23 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Whitby Abbey
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Whitby Abbey, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4JT

High on a cliff above the Yorkshire seaside town of Whitby are the gaunt, imposing remains of Whitby Abbey. Whitby Abbey was recently named Britain’s most romantic ruin.

 
 
 
Scampston Hall
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Scampston, Malton, YO17 8NG

This country house has remained in the same family since the 17th century. Extensively remodelled in 1801 by the architect Thomas Leverton with fine Regency interiors and now houses an important collection of works of art.

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  • Rail station: Malton (6 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Whale Bone Arch - Whitby

Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3HA

Original Whale jaw bone arch was erected some time after 1853. A replica was presented to Whitby by Norway in 1963. The current replacement was donated by Alaska in April 2003.

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  • Rail station: Whitby (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Rievaulx Abbey
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Rievaulx Abbey, Rievaulx, York, YO62 5LB

Escape the crowds and experience the serene beauty of this impressive monastic site, in the middle of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park.

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  • Rail station: Malton (18 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Ampleforth Abbey
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Ampleforth, York, YO62 4EN

The Abbey Church is the centre of the monastic life of prayer.

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  • Rail station: Thirsk (15 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Bridlington Priory St Marys Parish

Church Green, Bridlington Old Town, YO16 7JX

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  • Rail station: Bridlington (1 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Scarborough Castle
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Castle Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1HY

With over 2,500 years of turbulent history behind it, Scarborough Castle defends a prominent headland between the north and south bays, with sheer drops to the sea.

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  • Rail station: Scarborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Tocketts Mill
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Skelton Road, Guisborough, Cleveland, TS14 6QA

Although a Mill has probably occupied this excellent position since the 13th Century, Tocketts has evolved progressively over the intervening years, reaching it's final height and form in about 1850.

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  • Rail station: Marske (4 miles)
  • Children welcome
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
St Martin on the Hill
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Albion Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2BY

St Martin's Church was completed in 1863 and was designed by George Bodley. The beauty of the church is famous in the area and features excellent examples of pre-Raphaelite stained glass.

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  • Rail station: Scarborough (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
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Church Lane, Sewerby, Bridlington, YO15 1EA

Sewerby Hall and Gardens is the place to visit in 2015. Uniquely situated in a dramatic clifftop position with spectacular views over Bridlington and set in 50 acres of early 19th Century parkland.

 
 
 

All Saint's & St Helen's Church, Wykeham

 

Main Road, Wykeham, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 9QB

All Saint's Church in Wykeham is one of only two churches with detached bell towers in the country, and was also where the poet Wordsworth was married.

 
 
 
Cropton Brewery & Visitor Centre
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The Great Yorkshire Centre Tours, Cropton, North Yorkshire, YO18 8HH

Unique opportunity to see inside a micro brewery producing award-winning real ale in a rural setting on the edge of the North York Moors National Park and Cropton Forest.