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Pictures of Rosedale Moor

in the town of Rosedale Abbey, in the county of North Yorkshire

About Rosedale Moor

Historically this breathtakingly beautiful moors area was an industrial centre for ironstone mining during the 19th and early 20th centuries, a fact substantiated by relics still discovered in the region to this day.

It is a landscape of overwhelming beauty, Rosedale Abbey Village at the centre of Rosedale has pretty cottages and the ruins of a former abbey. These are not as majestic as the hauntingly beautiful Rievaulx abbey, but merely a turret with a spiral staircase - none-the-less, standing next to a church of a later build, the turret tells of a time when a Priory was founded here many centuries ago. The church is a rather sweet Victorian building crownded by a bell in a tiny open brick tower.

The moors provide a paradise for walkers, and the village like many of its ilk relies heavily on the farms scattered across the moors, and tourism for its livelihood.

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