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Grey Abbey

The abbey was built by the wife of John De Courcey, Affreca the daughter of the King of Man. Whilst she was crossing the Irish sea in a violent storm, her life was spared and in thanksgiving, built the abbey. Grey Abbey is 8 miles south of Newtownards.