almonry


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almonry

(ˈɑːmənrɪ)
n, pl -ries
(Historical Terms) history the house of an almoner, usually the place where alms were given
[C15: from Old French almosnerie; see almoner, alms]
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That is not very amusing, but we expect a Carmelite from Paris who will do the duty of our almonry, and who, we are assured, speaks very well, which will keep us awake, whereas our present almoner always sends us to sleep.
If it please any man spiritual or temporal," he says, to buy a certain book, "let him come to Westminster in to the Almonry at the Red Pale and he shall have them good cheap.
The almonry was adjacent to the west wall of the chapter house's cloister, in the southwest quadrant of the cathedral precinct.
The Vatican's Apostolic Almonry, or distributor of papal charities, sells authentic parchments bearing words of blessing from the pope.
on Norwich's almonry school for boys of all ages and choirmasters appointed from outside the monastery.
The chairs are comfortable and The shelves are very well lit by lights across the top of them - more so than glass cases in which local artefacts are exhibited with much less relish than at the amazing Evesham Almonry Centre, which we visited earlier this summer.
Evesham The rural market town is home to the 14th century Almonry museum, an ancient house with a warren of rooms.
Visitors purchase tickets and souvenirs in the former almonry, where monks once gave food to the poor.
Caxton's business at the "Sign of the Red Pale" was within the abbey almonry and the shop he rented was on the path between the monastery church and Westminster Hall.
The Royal Almonry Procession -including some of the most historic posts in Britain, including the Yeoman of the Guard, the Children of the Royal Almonry, the Wandsmen, and the Lord High Almoner -was being followed by the Chief Constable and Merseyside mayors and mayoresses who entered the cathedral ahead of the Queen.
I began my ministry in 1943 and after a number of years as a vicar at the Cathedral of Sens and the almonry of the grade school.
99 and is available from S and D Jelfs in Broadway, Sudeley Castle, Gloucester Library, Brunswick Road, and the Almonry museum in Evesham.