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St. Botolph's Priory, Colchester

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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2.1/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web
St. Botolph's Priory was a Medieval Augustinian religious house in Colchester, Essex and had the distinction of being the first and leading Augustinian convent in England until its dissolution in 1536.
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  • The ruined priory is impressive but there's not a lot there - just a couple of information boards but worth the short walk from the castle. Disappointing when we visited that there was a gang of youth...  read more »
  • To be honest I didn't read up on this priory so when I saw it on the map I had to see it for myself. It was towards the end of the day and we had already done a lot of walking so I had to persuade my ...  read more »
  • Freely open to the public with neatly sculptured lawns as English Heritage do so well, makes this Priory easy to enjoy, but also means limited information available about the property and open to vand...  read more »
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