Abbeys and Priories of Britain

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Abbeys & Priories


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A set of indispensible guides to over 900 monastic houses in England and Wales.

The books feature some of my photographs.

Aberconway Abbey

Abergavenny Priory

Abingdon Abbey

Ampleforth Abbey

Andover Priory

Andwell Priory

Arbroath Abbey #1

Arbroath Abbey #2


Balmerino Abbey

Basingwerk Abbey

Beeston Regis Priory

Belmont Abbey

Binham Priory

Blakeney Friary

Blanchland Abbey

Bolton Abbey

Bourne Abbey

Bromfield Priory

Brecon Cathedral Abbey

Bridlington Priory

Brinkburn Priory

Buildwas Abbey

Burnham Norton Friary

Byland Abbey


Caergybi Monastery

Cambuskenneth Abbey

Carbrooke Preceptory

Cardiff Blackfriars

Cardigan Priory

Carlisle Cathedral Abbey

Carmarthen Priory

Carrow Priory

Cartmel Priory

Castle Acre Priory

Chester Cathedral Abbey

Chester St. John's Priory

Chirbury Priory

Cholsey Abbey

Cirencester Abbey

Cockerham Priory

Cockersand Abbey

Coldingham Priory

Conishead Priory

Creake Abbey

Croxden Abbey

Croyland Abbey

Culdee Monastery


Denbigh Friary

Dorchester Abbey

Dore Abbey

Dryburgh Abbey

Dundrennan Abbey

Dunfermline Abbey

Easby Abbey

Eccles Nunnery

Egglestone Abbey

Evesham Abbey

Ewenny Priory

Eynsham Abbey

Faringdon Priory

Farnborough Abbey

Finchale Priory

Flanesford Priory

Fogo Priory

Fotheringhay Priory

Fountains Abbey

Furness Abbey


Garway Preceptory

Glenluce Abbey

Gloucester Blackfriars

Gloucester Cathedral Abbey

Gloucester Greyfriars

Gloucester: Llanthony Secunda Priory

Gloucester: Saint Oswald's Priory

Godstow Nunnery

Great Yarmouth Greyfriars

Great Yarmouth Priory


Hailes Abbey

Haughmond Abbey

Haverfordwest Priory

Helenstowe Nunnery

Hempton Priory

Hexham Abbey

Holme Cultram Abbey

Holywood Abbey

Horsham Priory

Hyde Abbey


Inchcolm Abbey #1

Inchcolm Abbey #2


Jarrow Abbey

Jedburgh Abbey

Jervaulx Abbey

Kelso Abbey

Kidwelly Priory

Kings Lynn Benedictine Priory

Kings Lynn Greyfriars

Kings Lynn Whitefriars

Kirkham Priory

Kirkstall Abbey


Lancaster Priory

Leominster Priory

Leicester Abbey

Lincluden Abbey

Lindisfarne Priory

Lindores Abbey

Linlithgow Whitefriars

Litcham Priory

Littlemore Priory

Llanarthney Monastery

Llandeilo Monastery

Llanthony Priory

Llantwit Major Grange

Llantwit Major Monastic Church


Maenan Abbey

Malton Priory

Manuel Nunnery

Margam Abbey

Marham Abbey

Melrose Abbey

Monk Bretton Priory

Monkton Priory

Monmouth Priory

Mount Grace Priory


Neath Abbey

Norwich Whitefriars

Nun Monkton Priory

Pamber Priory

Penally Monastery

Penmon Priory

Pentney Priory

Pershore Abbey

Peterstone Priory

Pill Priory

Pittenweem Priory


Ramsey Abbey

Ravenstonedale Priory

Reading Abbey

Richmond Greyfriars

Richmond Priory

Rievaulx Abbey

Roche Abbey

Rufford Abbey

Rushford Collegiate Church

Saint Davids Bishop's Palace

Saint Abbs Nunnery

St Clears Priory

St Dogmaels Abbey

St Martins Priory

St Marys Friary

St Olaves Priory

St Winwaloes Priory

Sawley Abbey

Sawtry Abbey

Scone Abbey

Sempringham Abbey

Shap Abbey

Shrewsbury Abbey

Slebech Preceptory

South Kyme Priory

Sweetheart Abbey


Talley Abbey

Temple Bruer Preceptory

Thetford Holy Sepulcre Priory

Thetford Nunnery

Thetford Priory

Thorney Abbey

Thurgarton Priory

Tintern Abbey

Tongland Abbey

Torphichen Preceptory

Tynemouth Priory and Castle


Usk Priory

Valle Crucis Abbey


Walsingham Abbey

Walsingham Friary

Warter Priory

Waverley Abbey

Wearmouth Abbey

West Acre Priory

Wetheral Priory

Weybourne Priory

Whalley Abbey

Whitby Abbey 

Whithorn Priory

Whitland Abbey

Wigmore Abbey 

Wilberfoss Priory

Winchester Cathedral Priory

Worcester Cathedral #1

Worcester Cathedral #2

Wymondham Abbey 


York Abbey