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The High Altar of Battle Abbey

 
 
The High Altar of Battle Abbey Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 9, 2018
1. The High Altar of Battle Abbey Marker
Inscription.  
The Traditional Site of
The High Altar of Battle Abbey
Founded to Commemorate
The Victory of Duke William
On 11 October 1066
The High Altar Was Placed to Mark
The Spot Where King Harold Died

 
Location. 50° 54.87′ N, 0° 29.267′ E. Marker is in Battle, England, in East Sussex. Marker can be reached from the intersection of High Street and Park Lane, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located next to Battle Abbey along the battlefield path at the Battle of Hastings Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Battle, England TN33 0AD, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The 11th-century Church (a few steps from this marker); The Cloister (within shouting distance of this marker); The Chapter House (within shouting distance of this marker); Rebuilding the Abbey Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Parlour (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dormitory
The Walls of the Abbey are Shown by the Border image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 9, 2018
2. The Walls of the Abbey are Shown by the Border
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Refectory (within shouting distance of this marker); Dairy and Icehouse (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Battle.
 
Also see . . .  English Heritage - 1066 Battle Of Hastings, Abbey And Battlefield. (Submitted on January 30, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
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The High Altar of Battle Abbey Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 9, 2018
3. The High Altar of Battle Abbey Marker
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 30, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 30, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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