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St Tudwal's Island (Priory)

also known as: Ynys Tudwal; Modstelwall

Order: Augustinian Canons

Little is now known of the origins and subsequent history of the Augustinian community that inhabited the eastern side of St Tudwal's Island. show details of standing remains

Medieval Diocese: Bangor
Lordship at foundation: Gwynedd
Access: Private
Owned by: Private

Main events in the history of this site

c.1409Foundation - The origins of the priory are uncertain.  [4 sources]
1509Fine levied - The prior of St Tudwal's was fined for neglecting to attend the Augustinian general chapter. [1 source]
c.1536Dissolution - The priory was dissolved under the 1536 Act of Suppression. [1 source]
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Priors of St Tudwal's Island

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