Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
are cells belonging to foreign religious houses in England. They were dissolved by stat. 2 Henry V. One of the most perfect is that of Wilmington, Sussex.
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Alien Priories'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/a/alien-priories.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.