- Thicket Priory
Thicket Priory is a religious house in Thorganby,
North Yorkshire, Englandwhich is about 10 km south east of York. (gbmapping|SE697435)
Cistercianmonastery for nuns stood on the site of Thicket Priory from the 12th Century. This was destroyed during the Reformation. There is also evidence of a devotion to ‘Our Lady of Thicket’ dating from this time.
The priory has been re-founded as a
* [http://www.carmelite.org/thicket/index.htm Thicket Priory]
* [http://www.thorganby.co.uk/photo/Thicket%20and%20Lake.jpgImage of Priory Overlooking Lake]
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