Henry VIII

Henry VIII and the Reformation

On this day 1540 – Waltham Abbey is surrendered to King Henry VIII of England; the last religious community to be closed during the Dissolution of the Monasteries.
The dissolution of the monasteries in the late 1530’s was one of the most revolutionary events in English history.
Read our blog post on the Dissolution here > https://www.manorialcounselltd.co.uk/henry-viii-reformation/