Abbey Church of St Mary, Romsey, Hampshire

Abbey Church of St Mary, Romsey, Hampshire
Photograph taken 23 August 1999 © Dr Albert Roberts. Source Historic England Archive ref: 139430

The Abbey church is on the site of a medieval nunnery. The church is mainly 12th century. The nunnery was founded in 907AD by Edward the Elder. It was dissolved in 1539.

Location

Hampshire Romsey

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

abbey monastery dissolution church religion faith nunnery medieval (1066 - 1484)