28 November 2016

Thetford Priory.....

Thetford Priory was one of the largest and richest religious foundations in medieval East Anglia.....
founded in 1103-1104 by Roger Bigod a close associate of William the Conqueror (my relly!).















The Prior's lodging ..... King Henry VII visited in 1498/99....








The refectory......













The church and nave.....

















2 Comments:

Blogger Sage said...

sorry I had't looked at these sooner. So much history and as usual great pics

7 January 2017 at 15:57:00 GMT

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The many ruins still tell this was a very important place. If buldings could speak.. but in a way they do through your fab photos! Great work as always Cindy, thanks!


xxx
Arne



8 January 2017 at 21:30:00 GMT

 

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