TQ8787 : Prittlewell Priory, Essex

taken 14 years ago, near to Prittlewell, Southend-on-Sea, Great Britain

Prittlewell Priory, Essex
Prittlewell Priory, Essex
Standing in the grounds of Priory Park in Prittlewell, are the remains of the Cluniac Priory of St Mary's, founded in the early 12th century by Robert FitzSuen. Most of the priory, including all of the church, was destroyed following the Dissolution of the Monasteries in 1536. However, the lovely Refectory, Prior's Chamber with cellars below, and part of the cloisters still stand. These buildings now house a museum, which became Southend's first museum in 1921. The photo shows the Refectory on the left and the Prior's Chamber to the right.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 July, 2005   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 11 October, 2006
Religious buildings > Priory   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 875 873 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:33.2054N 0:42.1890E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 876 874
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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