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Abbey of Minster

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Abbey
Location type: Abbey
Number of texts: 1
3 stars
Made by DromosReference
Made by Dromos

In AD 670 King Ecgberht of Kent gave land for his mother to establish a Benedictine nunnery at Minster. At the Reformation Sir Thomas Cheyney was given possession of the site. Today the remains of the old Abbey gatehouse is a museum and the remaining tower is being restored.

Linked themes: Abbeys, monasteries and cloisters

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