Sentence Examples with the word Gilbertine

The monastic remains in Bedfordshire include the fine fragment of the church of the Augustinian priory at Dunstable, serving as the parish church; the church (also imperfect) of Elstow near Bedford, which belonged to a Benedictine nunnery founded by Judith, niece of William the Conqueror; and portions of the Gilbertine Chicksands Priory and of a Cistercian foundation at Old Warden.

There was a Gilbertine monastery at Cambridge, and Mannyng may have been there on business connected with his order.

From Bourne was the Gilbertine monastery of Sempringham, founded by Sir Gilbert de Sempringham in 1139.

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A Gilbertine nunnery, founded later in the same century, stood adjacent to the church, and portions of the buildings appear in an existing block of almshouses.