2006

SK5012 : Ulverscroft Priory

taken 18 years ago, near to Markfield, Leicestershire, England

This is 1 of 3 images, with title Ulverscroft Priory in this square
Ulverscroft Priory
Ulverscroft Priory
Described by Sir Nikolaus Pevsner as the most conspicuous monastic ruin in Leicestershire, the Priory was dissolved in 1539. The tower dates from the 14th century, although other parts date from the 13th century. Farm buildings were later added, butting onto the Priory. It is a Grade I listed Scheduled Ancient Monument but privately owned.

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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Ulverscroft Priory [9] · Farm [3] · Priory Ruins [3] · Building [2] · Date from the 13th Century [2] Title Clusters: · Ulverscroft Priory [3] ·
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SK5012, 31 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Nigel Cox   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 20 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 21 May, 2006
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 501 127 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:42.5792N 1:15.5933W
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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