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Tewkesbury Abbey, Gloucestershire - In 1087, William the Conqueror gave the manor of Tewkesbury to his cousin, Robert Fitzhamon, who, with Giraldus, Abbot of Cranbourne, founded the present abbey in 1092.

Gilbert II the Red de Clare, Earl of Gloucester wearing the Clare arms ~13th century painted glass, Tewkesbury Abbey. Gilbert married Edward I's daughter Joan Plantagenet (22 ggp).

Green Man, Tewkesbury Abbey | Flickr - Photo Sharing! This is situated immediately behind the High Altar

Stanway House, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire - St Peters Church on the grounds of Stanway House. Owned by Tewkesbury Abbey in 715 for 800 years then in 1533 for 500 years by the Tracy family and their descendents.