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Nestling in tranquil countryside alongside the river Derwent, the picturesque ruins of Kirkham Priory still evoke the peaceful order of its Augustinian founders. Visitors can follow the regular routine of a monk’s life, discover the Priory’s connection to Helmsley Castle, enjoy a picnic by the river or find out how order was disturbed for the secret visit of Winston Churchill during World War II.
Good access although manual wheelchair users may wish to bring an assistant