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The ruins of the Augustinian Kirkham priory feature an elaborate gatehouse and monk’s washroom. Set beside the river, it makes a beautiful spot for a picnic. On-site interpretation includes the story of Winston Churchill's secret visit, and Kirkham's role in testing landing vehicles for D-Day during World War II.
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- Near Malton, North Yorkshire, YO60 7JS
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