Remains of St Leonard's Priory, Priory Road, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Remains of St Leonard's Priory, Priory Road, Stamford, Lincolnshire
Photograph taken 15 August 1999 © C. Culligan LRPS. Source Historic England Archive ref: 193599

These are the remains of a Benedictine priory that was founded in c1082. It is thought to be on the site of an earlier monastery established here by St Wilfrid in 658 and destroyed by the Danes in the 9th century. Excavations have revealed the layout of the monastery.