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“St. Bogoroditsa Spileotisa” monastery

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The monastery “Sv. Bogoroditsa Spileotisa” is located in the eastern part of the plateau Sv. Nikolai, which is just south of the modern city Melnik. It is surrounded by three sides by steep almost vertical slopes above 100 meters. Archaeological excavations were conducted in 1979 – 1982, f...

St. Haralmpi monastery

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The monastery St. Haralampy is known with two names – “St. Archangels” – “St. Haralampy”. It is located in the southern part of the plateau Sv. Nikolai. It is surrounded on three sides by steep almost vertical slopes of over 100 meters. It functioned until the end of the 19th century and h...

KEYNSHAM ABBEY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Final destination of finds & archive is uncertain. RCHME Microfilm PRN: 996

CHURCH OF ST MARY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The monument includes the Church of St Marys situated within the walls od Portchester Castle (SU 60 SW 1). It was built for a priory of Augustinian canons founded in about 1128 by Henry I. The priory was removed to Southwick by 1150. The cloister lay to the south, between the church and th...

Wearmouth and Jarrow Monastic sites. Volume 2 Appendix C

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The twin monastery of Wearmouth and Jarrow achieved European importance in the period between its foundation in the late 7th century and destruction in the mid-9th century. Thius is mainly because of the fame of its most renowned inmate, the theologian and historian, Bede. The excavated...

CHRISTCHURCH PRIORY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A pre-Conquest monastery and associated early Christian cemetery and a later Augustinian priory situated between the estuaries of the Rivers Avon and Stour at Christchurch. The pre-Conquest monastery was associated with the Saxon burh known as Twynham. Documentary sources suggest that a ch...

PENTNEY PRIORY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Priory founded circa 1130 for Augustinian Canons, consolidated with Wormegay priory in 1468, and dissolved 1537. Remains now consist of little more than foundations apart from a fine late 14th century gatehouse. Material from the priory has been reused in Abbey Farm and outbuildings which...

GLASTONBURY ABBEY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Finds are poorly provenanced.

Brinkburn Priory Augustinian priory, mill, gateway and post-Dissolution house

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Click for descriptionSite status: LISTED BUILDING GRADE I; PUBLIC ACCESS; SCHEDULED MONUMENT; GUARDIANSHIP MONUMENT

COCKERSAND ABBEY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The remains of a Premonstratensian Abbey, located adjacent to the sea shore a short distance south of the mouth of the River Lune. The most visible remains are those of the 13th century chapter house, Listed Grade I, which survives by virtue of being renovated and reused as a family mausol...