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Abbotsbury Abbey

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Charlotte Tupman
Contributors: Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified May 23, 2017 11:50 AM History
Abbotsbury Abbey is a Benedictine abbey located in Dorset, England. It was founded in c.1026 for secular canons, became a monastery of the Benedictine order in 1044, and was dissolved in 1539.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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church, monastery

D. Knowles & R.N. Hadcock, Medieval Religious Houses: England and Wales (1972)

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Charlotte Tupman, and Tom Elliott, 'Abbotsbury Abbey: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 10 August 2020]

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