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Augustinian Cell (Carham)

This is the site of a small Augustinian abbey founded in 1131. It continued in existence until the Dissolution of the Monasteries in 1539. None of the buildings survive today, though they probably lay to the west of the church.

Reference number:N112
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Carham


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