Basingwerk Abbey

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ruin of an abbey near Holywell, Flintshire, Wales

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Geographical coordinates: 53.288 -3.20735


English Basingwerk Abbey

Basingwerk Abbey (Welsh: Abaty Dinas Basing) is a Grade I listed ruined abbey near Holywell, Flintshire, Wales. The abbey, which was founded in the 12th century, belonged to the Order of Cistercians. It maintained significant lands in the English county of Derbyshire. The abbey was abandoned and its assets sold following the Dissolution of the Monasteries in 1536.

The site is now managed by Cadw – the national Welsh heritage agency.

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German Basingwerk Abbey

Basingwerk Abbey (walisisch: Abaty Dinas Basing) war eine Zisterziensermönchsabtei in Wales. Die Ruine liegt rund 1/2 km südwestlich von Greenfield (Maes-Glas) in Flintshire (früher Clwyd) an der Straße nach Holywell (Treffynnon), nicht weit vom Ästuar des Flusses Dee.

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French Abbaye de Basingwerk

L'abbaye de Basingwerk (Abaty Dinas Basing en gallois) est un ancien monastère cistercien du pays de Galles.

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Dutch Basingwerk Abbey

Basingwerk Abbey (in het Welsh: Abaty Dinas Basing) is (de ruïne van) een twaalfde-eeuwse cisterciënzer abdij, 2,4 kilometer ten noordoosten van Holywell gelegen in Greenfield in de Welshe regio Flintshire in Groot-Brittannië.

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English Basingwerk Abbey

Ruined remains of Cistercian abbey.

Address near Greenfield
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Last Edit2016-02-10
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