TQ0072 : Remains of Ankerwycke Nunnery

taken 4 years ago, near to Wraysbury, Windsor And Maidenhead, Great Britain

Remains of Ankerwycke Nunnery
Remains of Ankerwycke Nunnery
All that remains of a convent founded in 1160. The whole of the site of the nunnery is now a Scheduled Ancient Monument. This particular structure is listed grade 2 (list entry number 1319364). When it was listed in 1955 it was described as consisting of "Two short lengths of two storey chalk rubble wall, one L-plan other partly of red brick". It looks to have deteriorated in the 60 years since then. View from the other side of the Thames.
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TQ0072, 185 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 May, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 29 May, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  Derelict, Disused 
Period (from Tags)
14th Century 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0041 7268 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:26.6532N 0:33.3958W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0025 7259
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Other Tags
Convent (Site Of)  Monastery (Ruins)  Scheduled Ancient Monument  Grade II Listed 

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