Yedingham Priory
Yedingham Priory was a Benedictine priory in North Yorkshire, England dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. It was home to Benedictine nuns from 1163-1539.The priory, also known as Little Mareis, was...
King's Mead Priory
King's Mead Priory was a Benedictine Priory situated west of Derby, in the area currently known as Nun's Street, or Nun's Green. It was the only Benedictine Nunnery in Derbyshire.The Priory was dedica...
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Godstow
1°17′56″W / 51.780°N 1.299°W / 51.780; -1.299Godstow is a hamlet on the River Thames about 2.5 miles (4 km) northwest of the centre of Oxford. The ruins of Godstow Abbey,...
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Bromhall Priory
Bromhall Priory was a nunnery of Benedictine nuns at Sunningdale in the English county of Berkshire.It was established in 1200 and when dissolved in 1521 by the Bishop of Salisbury, consisted only of ...
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St Mary's Abbey, Winchester
1°18′34″W / 51.0608°N 1.3095°W / 51.0608; -1.3095St. Mary's Abbey, also known as the Nunnaminster, was a Benedictine nunnery in Winchester, Hampshire. It was founded around 90...
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Ankerwycke Priory
Ankerwycke Priory was a priory of Benedictine nuns in Buckinghamshire, England. It was established around 1160 and dissolved in 1536.
0°33′23″W / 51.4442°N 0.5565°W / 51.4...
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Wallingwells Priory
Wallingwells Priory was a small house of Benedictine nuns founded in the 1140s by Ralph de Chevrolcourt at Wallingwells on land he had donated near Carlton in Lindrick, Nottinghamshire.The priory was ...
Wroxall Priory
Wroxall Priory was a medieval monastic house in Wroxall, Warwickshire, England.It was founded c.1135 by Hugh, Lord of Hatton and Wroxall in thanks for his release from seven years' imprisonment in Jer...
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Bungay Priory
Bungay Priory was a Benedictine nunnery in the town of Bungay in the English county of Suffolk. It was founded in about 1160 by Roger de Glanville and his wife the Countess Gundreda and dissolved in a...
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Leominster Abbey
Leominster abbey was an Anglo-Saxon monastery established at Leominster in the county of Hereford, England. The name of the town refers to its minster, a settlement of clergy living a communal life. ...
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Folkestone Priory
Folkestone Priory was a pre-Reformation Benedictine monastery at Folkestone in the English county of Kent. The priory church survives as the present parish church. It was the successor to Folkestone A...
Castle Hedingham Priory
0°35′18″E / 51.99009°N 0.588343°E / 51.99009; 0.588343Hedingham Priory was a Benedictine nunnery in Castle Hedingham, Essex, founded in or before 1190 by Aubrey de Vere, 1st E...
St Margaret's Convent, Hertfordshire
St Margaret's Convent was a convent of the Benedictine order near Great Gaddesden in Hertfordshire, England. Founded in 1160, it was abolished as a consequence of King Henry VIII's the dissolution of ...
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Ickleton Priory
Ickleton Priory was a Benedictine priory of nuns at Ickleton, Cambridgeshire, England. It was established in the middle of the 12th century and suppressed in the Dissolution of the Monasteries in 1536...
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Cannington Nunnery
Cannington Nunnery shown within Somerset(grid reference ST257396)Cannington Nunnery was established around 1138 and dissolved in 1536 in Cannington, Somerset, England.It was attached to the Church of ...
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Chatteris Abbey
Chatteris Abbey in Chatteris, Cambridgeshire was founded as a monastery for Benedictine nuns in 1016 by Ednoth, Bishop of Dorchester. Before 1310 much of the monastery was destroyed by fire. By the mi...
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Barrow Gurney Nunnery
Barrow Gurney Nunnery shown within Somerset(grid reference ST532677)Barrow Gurney Nunnery (also called Minchin Barrow) was established around 1200 in Barrow Gurney Somerset, England.The Benedictine nu...
Seaton Priory
Originally called the nunnery of Lekeley from the name of the land it was built upon, the former nunnery of Seaton is to the north of the parish of Bootle, Cumbria, England.
The nunnery was found...
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Studley Priory, Oxfordshire
Studley Priory was a small house of Benedictine nuns, ruled by a prioress. It was founded some time before 1176 in the hamlet of Studley in what is now the village of Horton-cum-Studley, 7 miles (11&#...
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Armathwaite Nunnery
Armathwaite Nunnery was a Benedictine nunnery in Cumbria, England. It was situated near the confluence of the rivers Croglin Water and Eden in the southern angle of the parish of Ainstable, and was ...
Polsloe Priory
Polsloe Priory, also known as St Katherine's Priory, was a Benedictine priory for women (a nunnery) in Devon, England. It was founded in around 1159 on land to the east of Exeter, on a site that is no...
St Cecilia's Abbey, Ryde
St Cecilia's Abbey, Ryde is an abbey of Benedictine nuns in the Isle of Wight, England.Under the Patronage of the Sacred HeartFounded in 1882 and dedicated to the Peace of the Heart of Jesus, St Cecil...
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Westwood Priory
2°10′26″W / 52.270°N 2.174°W / 52.270; -2.174Westwood Priory (priory of St. Mary) was a priory of Benedictine nuns founded around 1160, near Droitwich, Worcestershire, England...
Turvey Abbey
Turvey Abbey is an abbey located in the village of Turvey in the English county of Bedfordshire. It is dated 1605 on the north facade and 1608 on the south facade.The name probably comes from the land...
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Elstow Abbey
Elstow Abbey was a monastery for Benedictine nuns in Elstow, Bedfordshire, England. It was founded c.1075 by Judith, Countess of Huntingdon, a niece of William the Conqueror, and therefore is classed ...
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Priory Church, Leominster
The Priory Church, Leominster, Herefordshire, England is an Anglican parish church, dedicated to Saint Peter and Saint Paul. The building was constructed for a Benedictine Priory in about the 13th cen...
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Sopwell Priory
Sopwell Priory (also known as Sopwell Nunnery) was built c. 1140 in Hertfordshire, England by the Benedictine abbot of St Albans Abbey, Geoffrey de Gorham. It was founded as the Priory of St Mary of S...
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Holy Trinity Monastery, East Hendred
Holy Trinity Monastery, East Hendred was home to a monastery of contemplative Benedictine nuns situated in the Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire from 2004 to 2012, forming part of the Roman Catholic Di...
Malling Abbey
St. Mary’s Abbey (Malling Abbey) is an abbey of Anglican Benedictine nuns, located at West Malling, Kent, England.
The manor of West Malling was given by King Edmund to Burhic, Bishop of Rocheste...
Carrow Abbey
Carrow Abbey is a former Benedictine priory in Bracondale, northeast Norwich, England. The village on the site was previously called Carrow (there are many alternate spellings) and gives its name to C...
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