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ABBEY RUINS, Kenilworth – 1035328
Abbey Ruins, 1. 1270 Abbey Welds SP 2872 SW 5/3 1.6.49. SP 2872 SE 6/3 I 2. Founded circa 1122 for Augustinians. Ruinous C14 sandstone gatehouse, early English and decorated with detached porters lodge, of 2 storeys, the gabled.attic filled in with later timber
Kirkstall Abbey
Kirkstall Abbey is a ruined Cistercian monastery in Kirkstall, north-west of Leeds city centre in West Yorkshire, England. It is set in a public park on the north bank of the River Aire. It was founded c. 1152. It was disestablished during the Dissolution of the Monasteries under Henry VIII. The picturesque ruins have been drawn and painted by
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Reading Abbey Ruins
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The majestic medieval ruins of Croxden Abbey in …

The majestic medieval ruins of Croxden Abbey in England October 6, 2018 Bojan Ivanov The doorway under the central lancet/ Author: Alun Salt – CC BY-SA 2.0 At its zenith in the 13th century, Croxden Abbey (also known as the Abbey of the Vale of St. Mary
Abbeys and Monasteries in Yorkshire
Medieval abbeys and monasteries in Yorkshire. A travel guide to Yorkshire, England, highlighting attractions, history, and visitor information. This page lists Bolton Abbey – Monk Bretton Priory. At Easby, near Richmond, stand the ruins of a Premonstratensian
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Within the North York Moors National Park, the ruins of Byland Abbey are truly awe-inspiring. Once one of the greatest monasteries in England. Home UK Explore UK Counties England Buckinghamshire Cambridgeshire Cumbria Derbyshire Devon Dorset
St Mary’s Abbey, York
A Vulgate Bible, sold at auction in England in 2010, has been identified as the possession of Brother John Grayson from St Mary’s Abbey. It is an octavo volume and was printed on 8 November 1526 by Thielmann Kerver in Paris.
Abbey ruins in Whitby, Yorkshire, England
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19 abandoned castles and ruins you can visit that are …

In its heyday, Furness Abbey was one of the richest monastaries in England. Founded by Stephen, later King of England, a huge haul of medieval treasure was found excavated from the site in 2012.
The burial of Henry I
The abbey church would be the fourth-longest church in England, after the cathedrals of Winchester and London, and the abbey church at Bury St Edmunds. Henry I built this monastery between the rivers Kennet and Thames, in a spot calculated for the reception of almost all who might have occasion to travel to the more populous cities of England…

The Picturesque Ruins of Rievaulx Abbey in England’s …

Rievaulx Abbey captured my imagination. Now picturesque ruins, this former abbey was once one of the wealthiest monasteries in England. That is until Henry VIII of England dissolved the Cistercian abbeys in 1538. Founded in 1132, Rievaulx Abbey was the first
The 10 best ruins in Britain
 · Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire Photograph: Paul Williams/Alamy Thanks to Henry VIII, a list of top 10 ruins could easily be dominated by ex-monasteries. Tintern Abbey, for example, inspiration

Rievaulx Abbey A Haunting Ruin In North Yorkshire

Rievaulx Abbey was founded in 1132 and was the first Cistercian abbey to be established in the north of England. It quickly became one of the most powerful and spiritually renowned centres of monasticism in Britain, housing a 650-strong community at its peak in the 1160s under its most famous abbot, Aelred.
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Helmsley Castle, Pickering Castle, Rievaulx Abbey reopen …

 · The ruins at Rievaulx Abbey tell the story of the rise and dramatic fall of the first Cistercian abbey in the North of England. With its stunning location and panoramic views over the surrounding coastline, the castle at Scarborough showcases 3,000 years of history.
Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden Shaftesbury Abbey Museum is situated in a commanding position overlooking the beautiful Blackmore Vale and close to the famous Gold Hill. Shaftesbury held one of the most important and influential religious houses for women, it was founded by King Alfred the Great in AD888 as England’s foremost Benedictine nunnery first led by his daughter.