The Chapter House, Cockersand Abbey

The Chapter House, Cockersand Abbey, Lancaster, Lancashire LA2 0AZ View on map

Part of ruins of Cockersand Abbey, built early 13th century and used as a mausoleum for the Dalton family. Interior has vaulted arch with interesting carvings. Situated on the coast overlooking Morecambe Bay.


  • Grant Recipient: John Haydon Kellet
  • Contact for access: Mr John Haydon Kellet
  • 01524 751330

Opening Arrangements

At any reasonable time to the ruins of the abbey. The interior of the Chapter House by prior arrangement


From A588 at Thurnham follow signs to Cockersands Caravan Park, approx 3.5 miles. Nearest railway station Lancaster. Bus route A588 to Thurnham.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: No