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Photo of St Augustine's Abbey

Cloister

The cloister, looking northwest. Unlike most Benedictine monasteries, the cloister is on the north side of the church; this was probably to avoid disturbing an existing cemetery on the south. This is where the monks spent most of their time when not in the church.

Photo © Holly Hayes.