Bromehill Priory; c 1200-1528; austin canons; Weeting, Norfolk

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Bromehill Priory; c 1200-1528; austin canons; Weeting, Norfolk

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  • Broomhill, Bromhill

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Dates of existence

c 1200-1528

History

Priory of Augustinian canons, founded by Sir Hugh de Plaiz in c.1200, it was well established by 1224. Its temporalities were valued at £25 10s. 9d. in 1291. Suppressed, at Cardinal Wolsey's request, by Pope Clement's bull of 14 May, 1528 (effective on 18 Sepember 1528) towards the endowment of his projected college at Ipswich. After the cardinal's fall, the priory's former estates were granted to Christ's College, Cambridge.

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Weeting, Norfolk

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Austin

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Authority record identifier

GB/153/NM/7618

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Minimal

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Created on: 18/03/2009 by Droip

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Sources

'Houses of Austin canons: The priory of Bromehill', A History of the County of Norfolk: Volume 2 (1906), pp. 374-375. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=38280 Date accessed: 18 March 2009.\r\nAlso English Monastic Archives database on

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