2nd October 1998 at 01:00
(Photograph) - Emily Linfoot, 10, of Stillington primary, Easingwold, and Nicholas Murphy, nine, of Woodlands School, Harrogate, learn how monks at 12th century Fountains Abbey near Ripon view the universe in a National Trust project called Flat Earth and Heavens Above. Photograph: Samuel Atkins.

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