Roche Abbey

Roche Abbey is a now-ruined abbey located near Maltby, South Yorkshire, England. It is situated in a valley alongside Maltby Beck and King's Wood.

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William Levett (baron)
... for his ancestors, and became the owner of the patronage of Roche Abbey on marriage to the granddaughter of the Abbey's cofounder Richard FitzTurgis, a Norman baron who co-founded Roche with the great-nephew of one. 12th century, control of Hooton had come to Richard FitzTurgis, who later co-founded Roche Abbey ... those controlled by the nearby Cistercian Abbey of Roche ...
Roche Abbey - The Abbey Today
... The cliff path walk provides access to a view across the abbey grounds where its layout can be appreciated ...

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