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date: 20 October 2019

Canterbury, Michaellocked

(fl. 1275–1321)
  • Christopher Wilson

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Canterbury, Michael (fl. 1275–1321), master mason, appears to have been a native of Canterbury, where he is first recorded as master mason to the cathedral priory. In 1275/6 and 1277 the treasurer of the priory paid him wages and travel expenses for his work on the new 'prior's house' (in reality a row of high-quality stone-built houses for rent) in ...

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