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Merton Priory

An English Augustinian priory founded in 1114 by Gilbert the Norman, Sheriff of Surrey under King Henry I (1100-1135), situated within the manor of Merton.

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March 3, 2021

Springing into 2021 – progress report

The Chapter House Museum is still closed at present because of the government’s coronavirus restrictions, but as you may have noticed there’s a good deal happening! THE BUILDING WORKS Essential plumbing, drainage and electrical work continues, and preliminary work has now started on the creation of a performance and exhibition space within the 12th century…

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The Merton Priory Trust is a company limited by guarantee and registered in England.
Company Registration No.3525361. Charity Registration No. 1071445.