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St. Botolph's Priory, Colchester

3.5
Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
St. Botolph's Priory was a Medieval Augustinian religious house in Colchester, Essex and had the distinction of being the first and leading Augustinian convent in England until its dissolution in 1536.
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4.3
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  • This site is a lovely quiet and secluded haven in the middle of the old Roman Town. The remains are stunning. In its hay-day it must have been a wondrous sight.  more »
  • Colchester's best kept secret, this priory is tucked away on the west side of town. It's free entry to roam in the ruins, which are pleasant, but not extensive. However what is left is interesting...  more »
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  • Would be a nice place to sit and eat lunch if you didn't have to contend with the town drunks and junkies
  • It's clearly old, makes for a good photo.

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