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CASTLE RISING CASTLE

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

The ruins of a castle built circa 1140 including a well preserved keep and a late 11th century church. The church was abandoned circa 1150 during construction of the keep. Scheduled and listed. In the Late Saxon period there was a settlement on the site.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

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...

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ST RADEGUNDS ABBEY

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

Premonstratensian abbey founded 1193, dissolved 1536. Remains comprise parts of the church, west range, chapter house, dorter, frater, infirmary, two gatehouses, tithe barn and part of the precinct wall together with extensive earthworks of associated banks, ditches and enclosures. Some re...

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CANONS ASHBY PRIORY

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

Augustinian priory founded between 1147 and 1151, dissolved in 1536. After Dissolution the monastic buildings were converted into a secular residence which was succeeded in less than 20 years by a country house established in the original core of the village, now Canons Ashby House (see se...

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METTINGHAM CASTLE

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

Earthwork and structural remains of a moated, fortified manor house and college of secular priests, the latter extant between 1394 and 1542. A licence to crenellate the manor house was granted in 1342. A document of 1562 describes the site as being enclosed by a stone wall and entered via...

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THE QUARRY

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

Medieval stone quarry now the site of an ornamental garden which is known as The Dingle, a sunken garden within a public park developed from circa 1879. The Dingle contains a sunken pool with an island, trees, paths and an area of formal bedding divided by paths, centred on a stone fountai...

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STOURTON

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

Site of a fortified manor house built in the mid 15th century and comprising two courts, one with an open hall, kitchen and gatehouse. The house was beseiged in 1644 and demolished circa 1720 to be replaced by the present Stourhead, slightly to the north west. The site is marked by a serie...

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SOUTH VILLA

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

Regency villa in Regents Park. It was the third villa to be built in the park, constructed in 1819-20. It remained a private residence until 1908, when the lease was aqcuired by Bedford College for Women. Additional buildings were designed for the College in 1913, and the original villa wa...

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ST EDMUNDS ABBEY

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

It is possible that the earliest monastery founded in Bury was that at `Beodericsworth, identified as Bury, founded in the reign of Sigeberht, circa 630-41. Edmund, King of England, donated the town of Beodericsworth to its monastery in 939-46, making the monastery one of the richest in En...

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NEWARK CASTLE

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

Medieval motte and bailey castle built in 1133-48 with much rebuilding and alterations carried out in the late 12th and 14th centuries. The gatehouse, part of the curtain wall and a tower are still visible. Excavations of the castle were carried out between 1954-1956 and in 1972. Scheduled...

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