Abbeystead

Abbeystead is a small hamlet located in the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in , England. Abbeystead lies close to the Trough of Bowland but even in medieval times, was considered part of rather than within the domain of that powerful local magnate, the Lord of Bowland, so-called Lord of the Fells.

Notable Places in the Area

Building
is a large country house to the east of the village of Abbeystead, , England, some 12 km south-east of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Church
, Over Wyresdale, stands in an isolated position to the west of the village of Abbeystead, , England. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Summit
is one of the larger hills in the in , England, occupying a north-facing position on the south-western range, close to and . is situated 2 miles southeast of Abbeystead. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village and civil parish in the City of Lancaster in , England. is situated 4 miles northwest of Abbeystead. Photo: John Darch, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Village
is a village and civil parish in the City of Lancaster in the English county of . is situated 5 miles west of Abbeystead. Photo: Dave Collier, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Village
is a village in the City of Lancaster, just south of Lancaster University, and about 3 miles south of Lancaster itself in the English county of . is situated 5 miles west of Abbeystead. Photo: David Medcalf, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Abbeystead

Latitude
53.9828° or 53° 58' 58.2" north
Longitude
-2.6695° or 2° 40' 10.2" west
Open Location Code
9C5VX8MJ+45
United Nations Location Code
GB BYS
Elevation
449 feet (137 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 29556973
Geo­Names ID
9409841
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Abbeystead
  • English: Abbeystead, Lancashire
  • French: Abbeystead
  • German: Abbeystead
  • Polish: Abbeystead

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