Carlisle Cathedral Precinct

  • Description

    Historic England Research Records...."Precinct in use from the 12th century, but with evidence of occupation from Roman times. A site of exceptional importance. More information : (Area centred NY 399559). Carlisle Cathedral precinct has a long history of occupation. It was within the Roman town and was occupied from the Flavian period through to the 4th century. An Augustinian priory was founded in 1122, became a cathedral priory in 1133, and was suppressed in 1540. (See NY 35 NE 45). The site has been continually in use as a cathedral precinct since the 12th century. The cathedral and precinct buildings are still in use by the Church of England...."
  • Owner

    Heritage Gaterway - Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 weeks ago
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