St Bees Priory

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Godred II Olafsson - Ecclesiastical Events
... that Godred gave "Asmundestoftes" and "Eschedala" to St Bees Priory, in exchange for the "Church of St Olaf" and the villula ("small villa") called "Euastad" ... It has been suggested that the "Church of St ... St Bees Priory was closely connected with Godred's son-in-law, John de Courcy, who granted Nendrum Monastery to St Bees Priory ...

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