2 edition of Fountains Abbey in the mid-fifteenth century found in the catalog.
Fountains Abbey in the mid-fifteenth century
|Statement||by S. Payne.|
|Series||Teesside paper in North Eastern history -- no. 4|
|LC Classifications||BX2596.F7 P28 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||41|
the UNESCO criteria. The Abbey is more than an eighteenth-century romantic folly; it is of international importance in its own right, ruins of one of the select group of Cistercian houses to survive from the twelfth century. There are also Fountains Hall, St. Mary’s Church, Fountains Mill and the deer park. Together with the Water. Hotel in Ripon ( miles from Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden) With parts of the building dating back years, this former coaching inn stands on the market square in the ancient city of Ripon, at the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales.
The essential purpose for which Fountains Abbey was founded was the pursuit of religion. The prevailing interpretation which was put upon religion made it to consist, in great measure, of the saying of services. Out of the confused noises of the common street, the monks had retired into the quiet of the monastery in the hope of meeting God. The Fountains Abbey Settlers experiment at Swarland, Northumberland, in the s was an attempt to productively resettle a group of unemployed Tyneside craftsmen in a new, specially-created rural community some 25 miles to the north. There are a number of descriptions of it online, of which the quote below is probably one of the best.
Fountains Abbey: The Cistercians in Northern England [Coppack, Glyn] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Fountains Abbey: The . The office or dominion of an abbot or abbess. [First attested around to ] A monastery or society of people, secluded from the world and devoted to religion and celibacy, which is headed by an abbot or abbess; also, the monastic building or buildings. [First attested around to ] From to William Punchard was the abbot.
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Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in is located approximately 3 miles (5 kilometres) south-west of Ripon in North Yorkshire, near to the village of d inthe abbey operated for years becoming one of the wealthiest monasteries in England until its dissolution in under the order of Henry ing body: National Trust.
The infirmary at Fountains, like that of other religious houses, was managed by the infirmarer (or server of the sick), who was a monastic official (obedientiary) of some would have had at least one servant to assist him; a mid-fifteenth-century account book of Fountains records payments to a Thomas Perceval, who is described as a servant of the infirmary.
The book is available at Internet Archive (see comment below for a link). For more pictures and maps see also `The Ruins of Fountains Abbey` (; also on Internet Archive) which contains the original 13th century document describing the Abbey's founding, a curious and fascinating read in its own right/5(5).
Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in is sits approximately 3 miles (5 kilometres) south-west of Ripon in North was founded in and operated for years.
It one of the wealthiest monasteries in England until it was dissolved inunder the order of Henry VIII. It is a Grade I listed building owned by the Governing body: National Trust. Information regarding the abbey’s servants in the sixteenth century is provided by the Fountains Abbey lease Book, a compilation of some documents relating to lands and bonds, which was begun during William Thirsk’s abbacy (); it has been dated to The documents in the lease book date from the second half of the fifteenth century until shortly before the dissolution of.
I think this is book three or four in the series, but works fine as a stand alone book - I haven't read any of the other books. Historical murder mysteries set in the s. I only picked this one up because it had Fountains Abbey in its title, which is a place local to us and /5(88).
Please book ahead before visiting. The abbey, water garden, play area, and visitor Fountains Abbey in the mid-fifteenth century book car park, shop, restaurant and toilet facilities at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal are open and you’ll need to book tickets before you visit.
Members can book for free, while non-members will need to. The abbey at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden.
The dramatic abbey ruins at Fountains are the largest monastic ruins in the country. Step back into a rich and dramatic past and imagine what life would have been like for the monks who first came here all those years ago. Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal The Historic Environment 6 Source d) Extract from the Bursar’s Books, Fountains Abbey This short extract gives an idea of the extent of the economic activity on the monastic estate.
Of wool sold. Of best wool sold 4 sacks and 15 ½ stones, £s.3 Of medium wool 24 1⁄2 stones, 40s.4d. Of black wool. MICHAEL SPENCE, ‘Fountains Abbey and the Acquisition of Bordley-in-Craven: Anglo-Scandinavians, Scots and Monastic Flocks’.
The article examines unpublished material in the surviving manuscripts of Fountains Abbey relating to a key Pennine location for wool-producing activity, and the lengths the monastery was prepared to go to in order to secure exclusive access.
Musical fountains were first described in the 1st century AD by the Greek scientist and engineer Hero of Alexandria in his book Pneumatics.
Hero described and provided drawings of "A bird made to whistle by flowing water," "A Trumpet sounded by flowing water," and "Birds made to sing and be silent alternately by flowing water.". Studley Royal Park including the ruins of Fountains Abbey is a designated World Heritage Site in North Yorkshire, site, which has an area of hectares ( acres) features an 18th-century landscaped garden, some of the largest Cistercian ruins in Europe, a Jacobean mansion and a Victorian church designed by William was developed around the ruins of the Cistercian.
About Fountains Abbey. Fountains Abbey in Yorkshire, UK, was founded in after thirteen monks were exiled from St. Mary’s Abbey. The archbishop of York, Thurstan, gave these monks new land on which to found their own monastery and, despite the rough nature of the site, their newly built monastery was admitted to the French Cistercian Order within three years.
Fountains Abbey along with the Studley Royal Gardens were designated a World Heritage Site in The River Skell runs through the property and all the land along the river was owned by the Archbishop of York. The Abbey was founded on December 27th, ; The Abbey was part of the France based Cistercian Order.
The binding is probably of the fifteenth century and almost certainly antedates Stokton's name and numerous pen trials in the book. Analogies with similar sources, for example the music manu-script discovered in the binding of a memorandum book of Fountains Abbey (mid-fifteenth century) by Dr.
Bertram Schofield in the. The records cover the ownership of the Fountains Abbey estate from around the time when the Abbey was established right through to the mid s. The site of Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal is a World Heritage Site owned by the National Trust.
The archives are owned by the West Yorkshire Archive Service and are of. Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in is located approximately 3 miles (5 kilometres) south-west of Ripon in North Yorkshire, near to the village of d inthe abbey operated for years becoming one of the wealthiest monasteries in England until its dissolution in under the order of Henry VIII.
You can visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site with a trip to Fountains Abbey. Make a beeline for the remains of the 12th-century priory, the largest Monastic ruins in the country, before you enjoy a walk across the beautifully-landscaped grounds. You’ll eventually reach the Studley Royal Water Garden where you can relax amidst their water features.
Fountains Abbey Lease Book Page 5. B.I.H.R. Vol 9 Fol 6. B.I.H.R. V11B f r Lyndley Lindley. Lindley of Leathley. Leathley St Oswalds. A branch of the Lindley's had been established at Leathley by the mid fifteenth century as William Lindley of Leathley was mentioned in the Will of of Thomas Lindley of Lindley.
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Studley Royal including the ruins of Fountains Abbey is a designated World Heritage Site in North Yorkshire, site, which has an area of hectares ( acres) features an 18th century landscaped garden, some of the largest Cistercian ruins in Europe, a Jacobean mansion and a Victorian church designed by William was developed around the ruins of the Cistercian Fountains.Fountains Abbey, named for the fresh water springs in the area, was, in its heyday, a thriving, self-contained community.
Founded by monks who wished to live a more austere life than they felt was the case at the Benedictine Abbey of St Mary’s in York, ina group of 13 were granted land on which to begin a new community.`Fountains Abbey: The Story Of A Mediaeval Monastery` () is an illustrated history and description of day to day life at Fountains Abbey in York England.
It is the largest and best preserved Cistercian monastery in England, although in ruins since the "Dissolution of Monasteries" in the 's.