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Guidebook: Buildwas Abbey

Guidebook: Buildwas Abbey

Scenically placed beside the river Severn in Shropshire the ruins of Buildwas Abbey are counted among the most important Cistercian remains in England – a textbook example of the order’s early architectural style. Initially founded for the Savigniac congregation in 1135 Buildwas was…

£3.00

Stokesay 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

Stokesay 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

A great gift for fans and visitors of Stokesay Castle in Shropshire this stunning 1000 piece jigsaw shows a view of the 17th century timber-framed gatehouse. Stokesay Castle is quite simply the finest and best preserved fortified medieval manor house in England. Set in peaceful countryside near…

£13.00

Guidebook: Haughmond Abbey

Guidebook: Haughmond Abbey

The two Shropshire abbeys of Haughmond and Lilleshall were both communities of Augustinian canons founded in the 12th century. Both are typical of the middle rank of English monasteries and display the remains of fine medieval buildings including the church at Lilleshall and the abbot's hall and…

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Guidebook: Stokesay Castle

Guidebook: Stokesay Castle

…the finest fortified manor houses in England.Built in the 1280s by the fabulously rich wool merchant Laurence of Ludlow it stands in a peaceful Shropshire valley an exceptionally picturesque ensemble of 13th century towers magnificent great hall and a delightful gatehouse built in 1640. Among its…

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