Christianity in Britain,
looks at how Christianity arrived in Britain and the early history, including
the development of Celtic and Roman branches of the Christian faith and their
The development of Monasteries and
Abbeys in Britain
looks at how monasteries came about, the development of the brands,
numbers involved and why each developed and eventually fell out of favour.
Dissolution of the
looks at the background to, and what was going on in Europe, what led to and the
results of the dissolution of the monasteries, which had little to do with
who Henry VIII wished to marry.
layout of a Monastery or
at an early complete design of a Benedictine Monastery, and also looks at
some later differences.
A Day at the Abbey,
looks at the
life of the monks who lived there and how they used much of the space we
discover in buildings now.
Time Line of Britain's Buildings
Are accessible from the lists
below, or you can see a full list by
Listings of Abbeys and Religious
Muchelney Abbey, Somerset