Kirkstall Abbey

a history
  • 94 Pages
  • 0.14 MB
  • English
E. J. Arnold , Leeds
Kirkstall A
Statementwritten and compiled by David E. Owen.
LC ClassificationsBX2596.K5 O93, BX2596K5 O93
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p., [4] leaves of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14785862M

Kirkstall Abbey; an Imaginary Poem. in Three Cantos [Oscar Smythe Lushington] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition). Kirkstall Abbey Excavations by Thoresby Society and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Book a guided tour online and find out about group visits to Kirkstall Abbey.

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The tale of Kirkstall Abbey begins in the middle of the 12th century when Henry de Lacy, the powerful lord of Pontefract, fell seriously ill. He vowed that if he recovered he would found a monastery in gratitude.

He did indeed recover, and kept his promise, giving land at Barnoldswick, near Skipton, to Fountains Abbey. Jul 12,  · Kirkstall councillor Lucinda Yeadon came across the book bench or “book nook” while on holiday in Switzerland and wanted to try it here in Leeds. The benches are located in public places and open up to reveal a mini library so people can sit down in.

Nov 06,  · I've heard this book referenced numerous times when talking about early settlement in the area. I did some hunting and found out that it was copied and annotated in as "The coucher book of Kirkstall Abbey book Cistercian abbey of Kirkstall, in the West Riding of Kirkstall Abbey book county of York".

This book evidences how Kirkstall Abbey provided hospitality for a wide range of visitors and guests. Many of them were accommodated in a series of halls and chambers to the west of the Abbey church, served by separate kitchens, bakehouse, stables and smithy.

Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds. 7, likes · 66 talking about this · 21, were here. Join us at our outdoor markets in the picturesque 12th century ruins of /5(56).

The most important collection, however, is The Coucher Book of Kirkstall, a compilation of the abbey’s holdings that was begun c. as a book of muniments by which the house held its possessions. Whereas the charters were initially arranged by vill, with spaces left for future acquisitions to be entered, this organisation was later ignored - the spaces were filled with miscellaneous documents such as a.

Kirkstall Abbey is a ruined Cistercian monastery in Kirkstall, north-west of Leeds city centre in West Yorkshire, England. It is set in a public park on the north bank of the River Aire.

It was founded c It was disestablished during the Dissolution of the Monasteries under Henry VIII. The picturesque ruins have been drawn and painted by artists such as J.M.W.

Turner, Thomas Girtin and John Sell Cotman.

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Mother house: Fountains Abbey. The Coucher Book Of The Cistercian Abbey Of Kirkstall, In The West Riding Of The County Of York: Printed From The Original Preserved In The Public Record Office [Kirkstall Abbey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

THE ABBEY OF KIRKSTALL On a bed of sickness Henry Lacy, grandson of Ilbert de Lacy, to whom the Conqueror had given with other possessions the lordship of Blackburnshire, vowed that if he recovered he would found an abbey of the Cistercian order. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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Kirkstall abbey is a multi distance trail run through the glorious trails surrounding Kirkstall Abbey in Leeds. We were proud to launch Its Grim Up Running with this fantastic event, now in its fourth year and well established it is attended annually by many of our runners.

A highlight of our festive season. Join us once again as the fantastic Heritage Singers fill Kirkstall Abbey with song.

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This year as an extra treat we will be joined by members of the Abbeylands parish who will add nativity tableaux to the music. Carols at the Abbey is free, and there is no need to book.

Just drop in. Kirkstall Abbey Deli Market has now ended for and will return in March Kirkstall Abbey Dei Market Leeds. On the last weekend of every month until NovemberKirkstall Abbey turns into a deli and street food market. In the 12th century Cistercian monks founded Kirkstall Abbey, a daughter house of Fountains Abbey in North Yorkshire.

The Abbey House Museum opposite the abbey tells the story of the community and the town. Henry De Lacey, Baron of Pontefract, gave the land for the foundation of the abbey, and Kirkstall has a few roads named in his smdphotographie.comolitan borough: City of Leeds. Product Description.

Saturday 2nd November, Kirkstall Abbey: – pm. In November,Interview with the Vampire was released. Yes, it’s been 25 years since Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise dazzled us as Louis de Pointe du Lac and Lestat de Lioncourt providing us with enough thrills, shocks and fiendish fun to last a lifetime.

and beyond. Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds. 7, likes · 93 talking about this · 20, were here. Join us at our outdoor markets in the picturesque 12th century ruins of /5(56).

Find out what's on at Vue Cinema in Leeds, Kirkstall Road. Watch trailers, check the latest film times & book tickets online, with prices from just £ By Car: Kirkstall Abbey is located 3 miles from the city centre off the main A65 road, adjacent to Abbey House Museum.

By Public Transport: The number 33 bus stops outside the abbey which can be caught at Leeds bus smdphotographie.comon: Abbey Road, Kirkstall. Nov 13,  · Do you love rare books, delightful plants or Kirkstall Abbey. The three are combined in an entertaining and interactive one-off talk on 24 November at Kirkstall Abbey Visitors Centre, writes Iola Shaw.

You may be aware that the Leeds Library has many fascinating books in its special collections. In the collection are examples of [ ]. Kirkstall Abbey, a Grade I Listed Building, was a daughter house of Fountains Abbey and was founded in by a community of Cistercian monks, led by Abbot Alexander.

The monks originally left Fountains Abbey to found a monastery on the lands of Henry de Lacy in the village of Barnoldswick. Book Now. Ghostbusters Join us in the awesome surroundings of Kirkstall Abbey for an atmospheric, and hilariously fun screening of Ghostbusters with plenty of photo ops with the wiibbly-wobbly giant inflatable before the film.

This is going to be a big, daft celebration of eighties cinema that will leave you with the biggest grin!. Nov 16,  · A day of races on the trails which start and finish in the grounds of the magnificent Kirkstall Abbey.

This established trail running festival is now in its 4th year and getting bigger and better every time. Take on the challenge of the 31 mile ultra, opt for the marathon, 20 mile or half marathon, or run the mile option - the choice is smdphotographie.comon: Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire.

Feb 08,  · Hotels near Kirkstall Abbey: ( mi) Premier Inn Leeds Headingley hotel ( mi) Ascot Grange Hotel ( mi) The Chambers Park Place ( mi) Haley's Hotel and Restaurant ( mi) Headingley Lodge; View all hotels near Kirkstall Abbey on Tripadvisor/5(K).

Book Kirkstall Abbey Vacation Packages. Created with Sketch. ( km) from Kirkstall Abbey and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Leeds and Leeds General Infirmary.

O2 Academy Leeds is mi (5 km) away. Headingley Station is 11 minutes by foot and Kirkstall. The Coucher Book of the Cistercian Abbey of Kirkstall, in the West Riding of the County of York: Printed from the Original Preserved in the Public Record Office, Volume 8.

Kirkstall Abbey. Whitehead & son, printers, - Yorkshire (England) - pages. 0 Reviews. Kirkstall Abbey and the Inner Gatehouse: an exhibition concerning the history of the abbey and the restored Norman Hall (Kirkstall, ).

Moorhouse and S. Wrathmell, Kirkstall Abbey Vol I: the excavations; a reassessment (Bradfield, ), p. Reg Corbridge, p. Kirkstall Abbey Kirkstall Abbey has been a feature of the banks of the River Aire for more than years.

The picture-perfect ruins have attracted artists such as  J.M.W. Turner, Thomas Girtin. Jun 09,  · The coucher book of the Cistercian abbey of Kirkstall, in the West Riding of the county of York. Printed from the original preserved in the Public record office; Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Nov 04,  · The final Firebird Chronicles book is a gripping read with three-dimensional characters and a strong story.

We look forward to celebrating the release of the final book in this exciting series.” Mark Kilvington, Commercial Bookings Officer at Kirkstall Abbey, says: “It’s great to have Daniel back at Kirkstall Abbey.Booko collects this information from user contributions and sources on the internet - it is not a definitive list of editions.

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