The Friends of Chicksands Priory

The Bones of the Medeival Nuns

When the Time Team came, they dug up not only masonry but the bones of a number of nuns, they exhumed one complete skeleton to study and after 6 years she was returned to Chicksands Priory and she was reburied in the same spot with fa ill religious ceremony.
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Medieval nuns remains 1
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Medieval nuns remains 2
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Other bone fragments
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Chaplain says a few words
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The Friends and DISC staff
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Laid out
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Internment
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