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Glenluce Abbey

Doreen Grove

Glenluce Abbey

by Doreen Grove

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Published by Historic Scotland in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glenluce Abbey.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDoreen Grove ; edited by Chris Tabraham.
    ContributionsTabraham, C. J., Historic Scotland.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22133231M
    ISBN 101900168200
    OCLC/WorldCa35785313

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    Glenluce Abbey of Scotland was a Cistercian monastery called also Abbey of Luce, and was founded around Earl of Cassillis obtained control of Glenluce during the regn of Mary, Queesn of Scots. The Earl persuaded a monk to counterfeit the signatures to the land deed making him the owner.   Within the cloister at Glenluce is a recessed book cupboard marked by a Ministry sign. For other books cupboards: Dryburgh Abbey.


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