Abbeys and Monasteries in Gloucestershire

Despite a multitude of other attractions, Gloucestershire is a bit thin on medieval monastic remains.






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British History Quiz

This British Bible was published in 1611 following the Hampton Court Conference of 1604



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This Day in British History

14 August, 1040

Macbeth kills King Duncan

Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scots, and takes the throne. The event was later sensationalised in the play by Shakespeare as a truly dreadful deed, but in truth a lot of rulers were murdered in those turbulent times!

Monarch Mayhem

Her reign saw the growth of the British Empire to its largest extent



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Gloucester (Self catering)
The Lock House, Gloucester

The Lock House

This pet friendly, detached former lock keeper’s house sleeps 6 people and occupies a unique location right in the city centre at the entrance to the historic Gloucester Docks and …
Sleeps 6

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Bewdley (Self catering)
Hilary, Bewdley

Hilary

This timber built, single storey detached cottage is situated just outside the Gloucestershire town of Bewdley and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Tewkesbury (Hotel)
The Tudor House Hotel

The Tudor House Hotel

Dating back to the 16th century Tudor House Hotel is on the edge of historic Tewkesbury overlooking the River Avon and is part of the RelaxInnz prestige collection. Rich in history the Tudor House features exposed oak beams open fireplaces and an original priests hole. There is also a secret … more >>

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Gloucester (Hotel)
New Inn Hotel

New Inn Hotel

The New Inn Hotel is situated in the heart of Gloucester and dates back to the 14th-century it is considered to be the finest medieval galleried inn in Britain and has been beautifully restored and refurbished. There are 33 ensuite rooms featuring exposed beams & original features TV and … more >>

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