Chapel of the Nine Altars
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Chapel of the Nine Altars

View of the abbey church from the east. The east end, with a five-bay choir and a transept known as the Chapel of the Nine Altars, was added in the early 13th century at the height of the abbey's prosperity. The north tower dates from the 15th century. Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire, England.