This evening, I am posting a summary of today’s touring activities which commenced Durham and finished in York.
This morning, we departed our York lodgings and drove north to visit our objectives of Middleham Castle and Rievaulx Abbey. At end of the day we also managed to fit in a late visit to Durham city and its Cathedral.
This morning, we departed our Lincoln lodgings and drove north to York. Here we visited the following sites:
York Minster, a famous and important cathedral building dating from the 13th century. A summary history and chronology is provided below.