THE CHAPEL OF ST. BLASE  (BLAYS, BLASIUS) AT SHENKLYN

William I
1066 - 1087


William II
1087 - 1100

Henry I

1100 - 1135

Stephen
1135 - 1154


1086

First mention of Shanklin Manor in the Domesday survey.

There is likely to have
been a place of worship there.




1135 - 1154
First chapel built in the Manor by the Lisle family. It was dedicated to St. John the Baptist and placed in the parish of Brading.

NORMANS:    1066 - 1154

Henry II

1154 - 1189

Richard I

1189 - 1199


John

1199 - 1216

Henry III

1216 - 1272



1170
Establishment and endowment of a chapel owing fealty to Brading as the mother church.

Evidence shows that the church of St. Blasius dates from the twelfth century.



PLANTAGENETS:    1154 - 1377

Edward I

1273 - 1307

Edward II

1307 - 1327

Edward III

1327 - 1377





1367
Records show that St. Blaise was the saint of the Lisle family sanctuary within the church.

1367 was the date of the presentation of the "Chapel of St. Blays of Shanklyng Capella Sancti Johannes Baptisti de Shynling."

This period saw the Crusades, the signing of Magna Carta, and the rebuilding of Westminster Abbey.

Normans & Plantagenets

Plantagenets,
Tudors & Stuarts

Tudors & Stuarts

House of Hanover

House of Windsor

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