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Dominican Friary (Berwick upon Tweed)

A Dominican Friary was founded in 1230 by Alexander II. In 1291 it was the scene of a meeting between Edward I and the lords of England and Scotland. The site was last mentioned in 1343 and no remains can be seen today.

Reference number:N2449
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Conservation area

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Source of Reference
Local History of Berwick upon Tweed


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