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NORTON PRIORY

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

The ruined remains of an Augustinian abbey founded in 1133 by William Fitznigel, baron of Halton, for a community of Augustinian canons. In 1392 the priory was raised to abbey status. The site of the monastery was surrounded by a moat, now filled in. On the moated site, apart from the abbe...

CARLISLE CATHEDRAL

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

Carlisle Cathedral started life as the church to St Marys Priory, a house of Augustinian Cannons, founded in 1122 by Henry I. In 1133, Henry I established the Diocese of Carlisle and the Priory Church as its Cathedral. The priory was Dissolved in 1540

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

Historical records indicate that an Anglo-Saxon monastery was founded in around AD 669, when Egbert, King of Kent, granted Reculver to Bassa for the foundation of a minster church. The church was built near the centre of the earlier Roman fort of Regulbium (TR 26 NW 1), probably around the...

TEWKESBURY ABBEY

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

Benedictine Abbey and Church of St Marys Abbey. Founded in 1102 the church was consecrated 1121, the tower was added in the second quarter of the 12th century and serious fire damage occured in 1178. Additions and alterations were carried out to the north transept in the early 13th century...

NEWSTEAD ABBEY

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

An Augustinian Priory, established circa 1170 by Henry III, extended and rebuilt in the late 13th century with the Priors Lodgings, Great Hall and Dorter added in the 15th century. The monastery was dissolved in 1539 and in the following year Henry VIII granted Newstead to Sir John Byron,...

CHURCH OF ST ALPHAGE LONDON WALL

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

The shells of the 14th century crossing tower and north transept, gutted by bombing, still stand. They are the remains of the priory church of Elsing Spital, founded in 1331 as a hospital for the blind staffed by secular priests, and taken over by Augustinian Canons in 1340. There are two...

CHURCH OF ST PETER

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

Redundant church erected on site of earlier manorial complex and cemetery. Excavated and surveyed between 1979 and 1985. The earliest church was built in the 9th or 10th century as a three-cell plan of baptistry, central tower nave, and chancel. In the second half of the 11th century, an u...

BUSHMEAD PRIORY

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

Augustinian priory founded around 1195 by Hugh de Beauchamp. At the time of foundation the priory followed no recognised monastic rule but changed in 1215 when the Augustinian rule was introduced. The only surviving feature to survive intact is the refectory building. The church and claust...

ST ANDREWS CHURCH

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

Former monastic church in which Ealdwulf was created Bishop of Mayo in 786. It may have been one of the foundations of St Wilfrid (died 709). Possibly destroyed by the Danes in 877. The nave is late 7th or 8th century. The 2-storey porch was raised into a