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  • * Victoria County History *

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    Houses of Benedictine monks The abbey of Abbotsbury

    abbey of Abbotsbury HOUSES OF BENEDICTINE MONKS 1. THE ABBEY OF ABBOTSBURY Coker states in his Survey of the Countie of Dorset , quoting the register of the monastery, unfortunately destroyed with the mansion-house of the Strangeways at Abbotsbury in

    Religious houses Introduction

    existed in the county prior to the Norman Conquest ; of these the great houses of Sherborne , Shaftesbury , Abbotsbury , Cerne , and Milton continued after that epoch to rank as Benedictine abbeys; the two abbeys of Cranborne

    Houses of Benedictine monks The abbey of Milton

    rendered in 1213 , 16 and on July of that year John intimated to the custodians of the abbeys of Abbotsbury , Sherborne , and Milton that he was sending down a number of sick horses to be placed in

    Colleges St Edmund , Salisbury

    granted it the patronage of the church of Compton Chamberlayne . 18 The gift to the Abbot and Convent of Abbotsbury (Dors.) in 1351 of the advowson of the church of Winterbourne St. Martin (Dors.) on condition that they founded

    Houses of Benedictine monks Gloucester College , Oxford

    's, Canterbury , four, Chertsey one, Coventry one, Whitby one, Burton one, and Tavistock one; Chester , Muchelney , Hide, Abbotsbury and Westminster are also mentioned, but the numbers are not given; 11 also we know that Worcester sent two

  • * British History Online * *

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    General Index, A, 01 April 1667-31 October 1667

    of A , Capt. A. B. , statement by Abbotsbury , ships at or near Abbott , Rich. tender by Capt. Aberam , Martinez, pass for Abigail , the (ship) Accounts , see Public Accounts. Ackell , resident at Ackerman Subscribers-only content

    Index, A, 01 January 1598-31 December 1598

    Abbelayo , Francesco, letter from, 162. Abbeville , 22. Abbotsbury in Dorset , 152. Abbott , Mr., 377. Abergavenny , Lord, 82, 272, 273. Abo (Oboo, Obowe), in Finland, 304, 365. Abrego , Diaz de, 162. Accountants , a bill

    Entry Book, June 1692, 21-30, 01 June 1692-30 June 1692

    ) XIII, p. 305. Treasury warrant to the Customs Commissioners to employ Daniell Sclater (waiter and searcher at Christchurch) at Abbotsbury loco Phineas Shoar, deceased. John Stevens as waiter and searcher at Christchurch loco said Sclater. Isaack Dewell as noontender,

    Cecil Papers, April 1598, 16-30, 16 April 1598-30 April 1598

    cannot land, but only small troops to do some spoil on the country at Lyme, Charmouth, Chideock, Bridport, Burton, Berington, Abbotsbury or Wyke. A great army may be landed at Portland East and West bays, Weymouth and Melcombe Regis. Bole

    Statement by the Grocers' Company

    these the most ancient form is the religious or social gild. The statutes of one of them, the Gild of Abbotsbury, drawn up as early as the beginning of the 11th century, actually remain. The object of that gild, according

  • * The History of Parliament *

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    STRANGWAYS, Sir Giles I (1486-1546), of Melbury Sampford, Dorset.

    in Dorset were to be further increased by a grant in 1543 of the dissolved abbey of Abbotsbury and the manors of Abbotsbury and East Elworth, for which Strangways paid nearly £2,000.[footnote]Described in this grant as the King’s servant, Strangways

    BLOUNT, Peter (d.c.1405), of Dorchester, Dorset.

    Sir Humphrey Stafford I*, who applied for a royal licence to make grants in mortmain to the Benedictine abbey of Abbotsbury, but he died before the formalities were completed. His will, dated 29 Aug. 1404 and exhibited in the town

    DRAPER, Gilbert (d.1417), of Bridport, Dorset.

    in Dorchester, Melcombe and Bridport, of which Draper’s contribution was to be a burgage in Bridport, to the Benedictines of Abbotsbury. The request, however, was apparently refused. In 1412 Draper appeared on a local jury giving evidence for the collection

    HEBBS, Thomas (by 1534-85/94), ?of Corton in Portisham, Dorset and Salisbury, Wilts.

    to ensure his election by the borough without the backing of a more powerful man. Not far from Corton is Abbotsbury whose lord, Sir Giles Strangways II, was senior knight for Dorset in 1555: Hebbs’s fellow-Member John Buller I was

    STRANGWAYS, Sir Giles (1528-62), of Melbury Sampford, Dorset.

    goods, Dorset 1553, j.p. from 1554. Biography Strangways owned extensive estates in Dorset, including the site of the monastery of Abbotsbury. Through his wife his heirs acquired rights to considerable property in Somerset, which he himself did not live to

  • * Queen Victoria's Journals *

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    Wednesday 19th August 1846

    into our carriage, (which had been disembarked for that purpose) & the gentlemen went in a hired one. Proceeded to Abbotsbury by a very hilly, now too good, road & drove 7 miles, which took us more than an hour

  • * The Clergy of the Church of England Database *

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    unknown Eynon, 26/6/1741

    Window Evidence CLERICAL DETAIL Surname Eynon Forename unknown Title Qualification University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason resignation Date 26/6/1741 Office/Status Vicar Clerical Status Location Abbotsbury// OTHER INFORMATION Source BRO, Ep/A/5/1/2 (Institution Book) Ordinary / Jurisdiction Butler, Joseph/Bristol 1738- 1750 Comment

    Benjamin Milward, 19/1/1774

    Milward Forename Benjamin Title Qualification University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason cession Date 19/1/1774 Office/Status Vicar Clerical Status Location Abbotsbury// OTHER INFORMATION Source BRO Ep/A/1/1 () Ordinary / Jurisdiction Newton, Thomas/Bristol 1761- 1782 Comment Commission 15 jan 1774 to John

    James Harris, 27/8/1773

    Window Evidence CLERICAL DETAIL Surname Harris Forename James Title clerk Qualification University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason Death Date 27/8/1773 Office/Status Vicar Clerical Status Location Abbotsbury// OTHER INFORMATION Source BRO Ep/A/1/1 () Ordinary / Jurisdiction Newton, Thomas/Bristol 1761- 1782 Comment

    Benjamin Milward, 15/2/1786

    Milward Forename Benjamin Title clerk Qualification University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason Death Date 15/2/1786 Office/Status Vicar Clerical Status Location Abbotsbury// OTHER INFORMATION Source BRO, EP/A/1/2 (Act Book 1782-1810) (Episcopal Act Book) Ordinary / Jurisdiction Wilson, Christopher/Bristol 1783- 1792 Comment

    William Jenkins, 28/2/1822

    Jenkins Forename William Title Rev. Qualification University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason resignation Date 28/2/1822 Office/Status Vicar Clerical Status Location Abbotsbury// OTHER INFORMATION Source BRO, EP/A/1/13 (Act book 1810-36) (Act Book) Ordinary / Jurisdiction Kaye, John/Bristol 1820- 1827 Comment 'and

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    which I then spent upon the beach at Wey- mouth. One delightful day we passed at Portland, and another at Abbotsbury, where one of the few heronries in this kingdom was then existing, and perhaps still may be. There was Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    St Catherine, at Milton Abbey. The legend was, that on a certain day in the year the young women of Abbotsbury used to go up to St Catherine's Chapel, where they made use of the following prayer " A husband, Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    the Little water, or Little sea, being the Poole, or Wareham estuary (see map of Dorset), and the inlet ait Abbotsbury is now called the Little sea. Somerset, the settlement of Somer, or Summer, whatever it may mean, though the Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    G ENER.A L - NE WSO. : [rBEESS ASSOCIATZOIO TELEGRAM.]) THE ANTITERITOTAL RIOT AT EXETER. Several suramonaes arising out of the' iot at.1the Alliance meeting at Exeter were heard yesterday. One anti-teatotaller was fined 10s or one week; a Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    four days a week, if £2,100. be paid to him. Tho Dorset catches of mackerel at both Portland and 31 Abbotsbury have been very largeduring the past few days. On the beach at the hast-nanied place thousands of isis - Subscribers-only content

  • * British Museum Image Collection Database *

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    Remains of Abbotsbury Abbey, 1810

    of Abbotsbury Abbey [monastery/convent] View of abbey with winding path leading to entrance at left, a figure sitting on a fallen tree before a fence at left, another on steps leading to a door on the side of the abbey.

    Abbotsbury Abbey, 1810

    Abbotsbury Abbey [monastery/convent] View of the abbey, with cattle on road at right. 1810Etching

    St,, Catherine's Chapel, Dorset., 1825

    [church] St Catherine's Chapel at Abbotsbury on a hill, with a shepherd standing at the corner of the building at centre, and a flock of sheep grazing in foreground at left; bay in background at right; within a rectangular border;

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