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Remains of Wigmore Abbey

A Grade I Listed Building in Adforton, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3367 / 52°20'12"N

Longitude: -2.8663 / 2°51'58"W

OS Eastings: 341067

OS Northings: 271308

OS Grid: SO410713

Mapcode National: GBR BC.TYVK

Mapcode Global: VH76S.8JJK

Entry Name: Remains of Wigmore Abbey

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179921

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149486

Location: Adforton, County of Herefordshire, SY7

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Adforton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Wigmore Abbey

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 47 SW ADFORTON CP GRANGE

6/20 Remains of Wigmore Abbey

11.6.59

GV I


Abbey, now ruins. Late C12 and C14. Founded by Hugh Mortimer for Augustinian
Canons of St Victor of Paris. Coursed sandstone rubble. Fragments of nave
and chancel with gable wall of south transept. The Abbey ruins are a
scheduled Ancient Monument, County no 135. (BoE, p 321-2; RCHM, Vol III, p 1).


Listing NGR: SO4107271321

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