Whitby at Night The seaside town of Whitby, Yorkshire, taken at dusk. The River Esk leads through the town towards the harbour. In the distance, the ruins of Whitby Abbey can be seen on the hill top. Photo information Whitby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom ISO 200, 24mm, f/11, 13sec Citylights Night, River, Sea Related external links Discover Yorkshire CoastVisitor information for the Yorkshire coast. Visit WhitbyVisitor information for Whitby, Yorkshire.