History of Warden Abbey

Jeff Tomlinson [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Hanslope and District Historical Society

Thursday, 18 July 2019 at 8.00 pm
The Club, High Street, Hanslope MK19 7LQ

A talk by Margaret Roberts.

Warden Abbey was founded in the Bedford area in 1135 as a daughter house to the Cistercian abbey of Rievaulx in Yorkshire. This excellent talk will take us through the history of the once-great abbey, from its foundation to the present day.

Visitors and new members are welcome. Annual membership £5. Visitor fee £2.