Authorized Form of NameWorcester Cathedral Priory; 680-1540; Benedictine religious house
Corporate NameWorcester Cathedral Priory
TypeOfEntityCorporate
Dates680-1540
CodeGB/109/12039
EpithetBenedictine religious house
DatesAndPlacesOriginally founded as St. Peter's Cathedral for clerks and monks in 680; a new monastery called St. Mary's was founded c. 743 as a duble monastery for monks and nuns; St. Mary's replaced St. Peter's as the cathedral, and became collegiate; refounded for Benedictine monks c. 974-7; dissolved in 1540.
RelationshipsDependencies: Little Malvern, Westbury-upon-Trym, and the hospitals of St. Oswald (Worcester) and St. Mary (Droitwich)
SourceKnowles and Hadcock, Medieval Religious Houses, (1953) p. 81.

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