- a religious house governed by a prior or prioress, often dependent upon an abbey.
- Callahan claims that within weeks of leaving the Priory, Moss “got back on drugs.”
- BH: Now tell me about the community of women you wrote and imagined in The Chalice—a priory of Dominican nuns.
- The novel begins with a statement: “FACT, the Priory of Sion—a European secret society founded in 1099—is a real organization.”
- Before buying the priory, the couple had rented a cottage nearby from the Duke of Marlborough on his Blenheim Palace estate.
- The house, Burford Priory, is a largely Jacobean mansion, hidden from view by high walls.
- “Restoration” was begun at first under the direction of Mr. Ferrey, who also restored Christchurch Priory.
- The next morning she was found dead among the stakes of a mill dam on the stream called the Priory River.
- His luggage was following in a hand-cart, and he was taking the short cut through the Priory gardens.
- Ten years afterwards—1133—Henry founded the see of Carlisle, and the priory church became the cathedral.
- There is no reason for doubting that the various buildings were handed over in good order at the dissolution of the priory.