Site Event/Activity record ECC1843 - Drawing of St John's Abbey, Colchester, 1631
St John's Abbey, Colchester,
TL 99749 24694 (point)
Non Parish Area
COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX
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The only known drawing of St John's Abbey is held by the British Library, a copy is held in the Museum Social History Files. The drawing belongs to the Cotton manuscript, Nero D. VIII, a collection of pieces of different dates that were bound together by 1631 at the latest.<1><2>
Unpublished document: Social History File: St John's Abbey. Filed under 'St John's Abbey'.
COLLECTION / PARENT: Various. Various. British Library Collection. MSS.No.Cott. Nero DVIII, Page 345 Order No 23/52.
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