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Originator:Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division
Date:1948 - 1950
Summary:Remains of Tavistock Abbey. The great Benedictine Abbey of Tavistock stood immediately south but extending east and west of the parish church. It was founded about the year 973 by Ordulph, brother in law of King Edgar. The Foundation Charter was granted by King Ethelred II in 981.

Associated Monuments (1)

MDV3919Tavistock Abbey (Monument)