Berwick
Community ID
 
1078
 
Alternate Names
 
South Berwick / Blessed Mary & S. Leonard outside Berwick
 
Region
 
Berkshire
 
Modern Location
 
South Berwick
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Dedication
 
Blessed Mary & S. Leonard
 
Date Founded
 
1153 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1390-1
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

King David II of Scotland (needs verification) / a Countess of March (needs verification)

 
Population Counts
 

2 in 1390

 
Priveleges & Papal Exemptions
 

28 September 1219, and 2 June 1232 (both need verification)

 
Incorporated By
 

Absorbed by Dryburgh Abbey in 1390 / later attempt at reinstatement 1420-29 was unsuccessful.

 
Secular Political Affiliations
 

Edward, in 1333, made a grant to restore wasted buildings.

 
State Of Medieval Structure
 

1420 , destroyed so that scarcely traces remain

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1153
 
Date Finished
 
1390
 
Length
 
659