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Tickford Abbey, Buckinghamshire

Historical Description

Tickford Abbey, a seat in Newport Pagnell parish, Bucks, situated on the bank of Onse, in a well-timbered park, 1 mile SE of Newport Pagnell. A Cluniac monastery, a cell to a French abbey, was founded here in the time of William Rufus, by Fulk Paganell, and was given by Henry VIII. to Cardinal Wolsey.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Buckinghamshire is available to browse.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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