Austin Friars

photograph of an unidentified Austin Friar from the book Monasteries and Religious Houses of Great Britain and Ireland, 1903, photographer unknownArticle

Monastery of Hermits of Saint Augustine in the heart of the City of London, England. Founded in 1253, by Bohun, Earl of Hereford. The ground was considered specially holy, and many famous men were buried there. It is now a Dutch Reformed church and the name of a street.

MLA Citation

  • “Austin Friars”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 November 2018. Web. 11 December 2019. <>