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Latitude: 52.6487 / 52°38'55"N
Longitude: -1.1372 / 1°8'13"W
OS Eastings: 458468
OS Northings: 306007
OS Grid: SK584060
Mapcode National: GBR FFD.XD
Mapcode Global: WHDJB.HPPB
Entry Name: Abbey Ruins
Listing Date: 5 January 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074051
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188560
Location: Leicester, LE4
County: City of Leicester
Unitary Authority Ward: Abbey
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Leicester The Abbey
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 5805 4/139 5.1.50
SK 50 NE 14/139
Founded in 1143 for Augustinian Canons. Was one of the largest of this
order in England. Only the foundation of the building remain, laid out
on lawns in Abbey Park.
Listing NGR: SK5846806007
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