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filmdisturber on travel 2011 part3 [12:57]
this is part 3 of my big travel true the UK in this one we go finally to scotland :D here are day 5 and 6, now only 6 days more to go
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Lanercost Priory [05:12]
Lanercost Priory was founded by Robert de Vaux between 1165 and 1174, the most likely date being 1169, to house Augustinian Canons. The foundation date was traditionally 1169, but can only be dated definitely between 1165 and 1174 on the evidence of charters. The dedication is to St. Mary Magdalene; unusual in the region. It would seem the arrangements for founding the Priory were well advanced by the time of the foundation charter, as opposed to the more gradual process at Wetheral and St. Bees. Robert de Vaux gave the land of Lanercost "between the ancient wall and the Irthing and between Burth and Poltros, the vill of Walton by stated bounds, the church of that vill with the chapel of 'Treverman,' the churches of Irthington, Brampton, Carlaton and Farlam". The charter of foundation states that the benefaction was made for the sake of Henry II, and for the health of the souls of his father Hubert and his mother Grace. Soon after the foundation of the house, Robert de Vaux granted to the canons the right of free election, so that when the lord prior died the person on whom the choice of the canons or the greater part of them fell should be elected in his place. The bulk of the church building dates from the late 13th century, though there is evidence of earlier work. The proximity to Scotland inevitably had an effect on the fortunes of the priory, and it was a target of Scots attacks in retaliation to English raids. This became acute after the outbreak of the War of ...
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Hadrians Wall Motorbike Tour [09:52]
Riding from Wallsend to Bowness on Solway. Triumph Bonneville and Thruxton with sidecar. ... Triumph Bonneville Thruxton sidecar Wallsend Bowness on Solway Carlisle Newcastle Birdoswald Lanercost Chesters Roman Fort Wall Hadrian Housesteads Vindolanda England Scotland Border Walk Coast to World Heritage Site
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