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Account of an ancient monument in Huln Abbey, Northumberland

John Ferriar

Account of an ancient monument in Huln Abbey, Northumberland

by John Ferriar

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Published by [s.n.] in [London?] .
Written in English


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Statementby John Ferriar, M.D.
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Open LibraryOL19890113M

  He said: "The grounds here are a scheduled ancient monument, because of the importance of the abbey in its day, so Gwynedd Archaeological . Perhaps the most impressive footprint to behold is that of the monumental scale. While it seems impossible to reduce the wonders of the ancient world into a concise item list, this article may help to give you a snapshot, taking into account the significance of the monument in ancient times as well as the appeal to modern day visitors.

8 Northanger Abbey “The poor beetle, which we tread upon, “In corporal sufferance feels a pang as great “As when a giant dies.’ And that a young woman in love always looks — “like Patience on a monument “Smiling at Grief.’ So far her improvement was sufficient — and in many other points she came on exceedingly well; for though she. The monument is a very tall, slender Anglo-Norse (Scandi-navian) high-cross made from red sandstone, dating from the 10th century. It is richly decorated with some very exquisite carvings of Norse gods, Christian symbolism and mythical beasts. The ancient church houses two hog-back tombstones and another carved stone.

; Ancient monuments and historic buildings.; Department of the Environment official handbook. Edition/Format: Print book: National government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Lindisfarne Abbey. More like this: Similar Items. Ancient Origins articles related to Northumberland in the sections of history, archaeology, human origins, unexplained, artifacts, ancient places and myths and legends. (Page of tag Northumberland).


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Account of an ancient monument in Huln Abbey, Northumberland by John Ferriar Download PDF EPUB FB2

A gazetteer of medieval abbeys and monasteries in Northumberland, featuring history, heritage, accommodation and tourism information. Part of the Northumberland Travel Guide on Britain Express This page lists Alnwick Abbey Gatehouse - Lindisfarne Priory. An enquiry into the name of the founder of Huln Abbey, Northumberland, the first in England of the order of Carmelites: With remarks on Dr.

Ferriar's account of the monument in the church of that monastery. By Robert Uvedale, B.A. of Trinity College, Cambridge, corresponding member of the Literary and Philosophical Society of Manchester. Huln Abbey, The Mendicant Francis Frith (English, - ) 21 × cm (8 1/4 × 6 7/16 in.) XM Open Content images tend to be large in file-size.

Heritage Highlight: The best-preserved ancient monument in Northumberland Nearest: Hotels - Self Catering - Bed and Breakfasts. Mare and Foal Standing Stones. Two standing stones are all that remain of a Bronze Age stone circle, located directly south of Hadrian's Wall. There were originally 15 stones, and the socket holes for the missing.

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Scheduled Ancient Monuments in Northumberland.: Pages in category "Scheduled Ancient Monuments in Northumberland" The following 33 pages are in this category, out of 33 total. Northumberland, England's northernmost county, is a land where Roman occupiers once guarded a walled frontier, Anglian invaders fought with Celtic natives, and Norman lords built castles to suppress rebellion and defend a contested border with Scotland.

The present-day county is a vestige of an independent kingdom that once stretched from Edinburgh to the. Northumberland Ancient Ruins: See reviews and photos of 10 ancient ruins in Northumberland, England on Tripadvisor.

The monument comprises the site of the nave, south transept, cloister garth, east claustral range and part of the monastic graveyard of Blanchland Abbey.

Remains of all these features survive beneath the modern ground surface. The later 12th/early 13th century standing cross west of the church tower is also included.

Alnwick Abbey Denwick Alnwick Moor bell pits Edlingham Ancient settlement Hunterheugh Crags Hedgeley Ancient settlements on Hartside Hill Ingram Ant Hills (burial mounds), Monkridge Hollinghill Aydon Castle medieval hall, fortified manor.

The monument includes the buried and standing remains of a Premonstatensian abbey of medieval date, situated on gently sloping ground adjacent to the River Aln. The precinct wall which delineates the northern boundary of the abbey is visible as a low foundation and incorporates the abbey gatehouse at its centre.

Monument and Floor-slabs. Monument: Under second arch of E. arcade—of William Cavendish, K.G., first Duke of Newcastle,and Margaret (Lucas) his wife [], altar-tomb, effigies and back-piece of black and white marble (Plate 97).

The altar-tomb has an inscribed panel in front flanked by trophies-of-arms; at ends are cartouches-of-arms. Ancient and Scheduled Monuments Welcome to Ancient Monuments UK, an online database of historic monuments that are listed as being of particular archeological importance.

As well as reading the official listing data for each monument, you can also view the location on a map, and, where possible, see it in Google Streetview or overhead view.

The page in Brown’s surviving account book for the Duke, Lindley Library, RHS The midthc was also the time that the site took on much of its current appearance.

Hugh Percy, the 2nd Earl, [later 1st Duke of Northumberland] and his wife Elizabeth employed both Capability Brown and Robert Adam to work on his estates at Syon on the outskirts. Media in category "Scheduled Ancient Monuments in Northumberland" The following 2 files are in this category, out of 2 total.

Old Windmill tower nr Haggerston - - jpg × ; KB. "A state of the churches under the Archdeaconry of Northumberland and in Hexham peculiar jurisdiction, with the succession of incumbents, extracted from the manuscripts of the Rev. Thomas Randal, A.B. deceased, late Vicar of Ellingham, in the county of Northumberland, and Master of the grammar school in Durham": v.

2, 62 p., at end is. The Holy Island of Lindisfarne, commonly known as either Holy Island or Lindisfarne, is a tidal island off the northeast coast of England, which constitutes the civil parish of Holy Island in Northumberland.

Holy Island has a recorded history from the 6th century AD; it was an important centre of Celtic Christianity under Saints Aidan of Lindisfarne, Cuthbert, Eadfrith of Lindisfarne. An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Glamorgan: pt. The early castles from the Norman Conquest to Volume 3, Issue 3, Part 1 of An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Glamorgan, Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales: Author: Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales: Publisher: H.M.

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Occupy Wall. Introduction. The Inspectorate of Ancient Monuments of the Office of Works (hereafter IAM) was the body within the British government charged with the preservation of the nation's ancient monuments within the framework of successive legislations.1 1 This government body has been through various manifestations since the original Act of Its current dual manifestation is.

In he wrote for the society ‘Observations on the Vital Principle,’ and subsequently contributed an ‘Account of an Ancient Monument in Hulne Abbey, Northumberland,’ illustrated by himself; ‘An Argument against the Doctrine of Materialism;’ ‘Comments on Sterne;’ and ‘Conjectures on the Use of the Ancient Terrassed Works at.

Dale Abbey is a fascinating little village, with its Abbey ruins; half church-half house (originally a chapel to the abbey) and rock cut Hermitage in the woods. Less well known, but arguable the reason for the community is the Hermit’s noted in in association with the legend of the foundation of the Abbey.An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Glamorgan, Volume 4, Part 1 An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Glamorgan, Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales The Royal Commission on ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales: Contributor: Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales: Edition: illustrated.