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Seen on the River

by admin on July 20, 2010

Medmenham Abbey Medmenham Abbey, founded by strict Cistercians around 1200, became renowned for a very different reason in the 19th Century. After the dissolution of the monasteries, the abbey passed into the Duffield family, who leased it to Sir Francis Dashwood, (…)

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