Monument details

HER Number:758/1/2
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Monk's Cemetery, Vale Royal Abbey

Summary

Evidence of the Monk's Cemetery was found in the angle of the choir and north transept of the Vale Royal Abbey during Pendleton's excavations. Further burials were found within the church though these may have originally been outside, before the east end of 1359 was added.


Parish:WHITEGATE AND MARTON, VALE ROYAL, CHESHIRE WEST AND CHESTER

Monument Types

  • ABBEY (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CEMETERY (Graveyard, Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COFFIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • INHUMATION ( some (1-100), Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RELIGIOUS HOUSE (Religious site, Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status:Scheduled Monument 1016862: Vale Royal Abbey

Related records

758/1/0Related to: Vale Royal Abbey (Monument)



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