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Lilleshall Abbey, Lilleshall

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Lilleshall Abbey was an Augustinian abbey in Shropshire, England, today located 6 miles north of Telford. It was founded between 1145 and 1148 and followed the austere customs and observance of the Abbey of Arrouaise in northern France. It suffered from chronic financial difficulties and narrowly escaped the Dissolution of the Lesser Monasteries in 1536, before going into voluntary dissolution in 1538.
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  • July 25, 2017
    Lovely abbey nestled in the little village of Lilleshall. Beautiful and peaceful with little boards around explaining the history of the abbey. Nice place to take the dogs for a walk.  more »
  • July 15, 2017
    Very well keep, free to entry site. Brilliant, just enough information to add an educational slant. With the added bonus of being able to get a high level view of the main church by way of an embedded...  more »
  • July 12, 2017
    Found this on the English Heritage website as a ruin to explore. Very well kept site with some very informative plaques on the walls. Good for walking around thinking what life was like for the Monks....  more »

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