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Upholland Priory

Upholland Priory
Upholland Priory is located in the Borough of West Lancashire
Upholland Priory
Upholland Priory
Location in West Lancashire
OS grid reference SD 5229605070
Location Upholland, Lancashire
Denomination Benedictine
Founded 1319
Heritage designation Grade II
Upholland Priory was a Benedictine priory in Upholland, Lancashire, England. It was founded in 1319.[1] The priory remains have received a Grade II listed building designation from English Heritage[2] and the site is listed as a scheduled monument.[3] The former chancel is now the nave of the Church of St Thomas the Martyr.

See also


  1. ^ Farrer & Brownbill (1908), pp. 111–12
  2. ^ "Up Holland Priory Remains", National Heritage List for England ( 
  3. ^ "Up Holland Benedictine Priory", National Heritage List for England (English Heritage), retrieved 30 November 2011 
  • Farrer, William; Brownbill, J., eds. (1908), "Houses of Benedictine Monks — The Priory of Upholland",  
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