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Historic Sites in Bedford

Bushmead Priory

About this place

Bushmead Priory was founded c1195, by Hugh de Beauchamp whose family had held lands in the area since the Norman Conquest. Joseph of Coppingford became prior and established the Augustian rule. The Priory according to the cartulary records of 1349 ha

Where is it Located?

Off Top End Road, Staploe, Bedfordshire - MK44 2LD

How do I reach there?

By Car Located off B660, 2 miles S of Bolnhurst, on the Little Staughton Road.

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