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Franciscan

a member of any of several Christian religious orders of mendicant friars or nuns tracing their origins back to Saint Francis of Assisi; a Grey Friar
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The film tells the story of the faithful terrier who kept watch over his master's grave for 14 years at Edinburgh's Greyfriars Kirkyard.
The movie - the first since the 1961 Disney classic - tells the story of the faithful Skye Terrier who slept on his master's grave in Edinburgh's Greyfriars cemetery every night for 14 years.
The Greyfriars friary managed to survive the then-town being looted and set on fire, ransacking soldiers and religious persecution before Henry VIII ordered it destroyed in around 1540.
The Greyfriars friary managed to survive the city being looted and set on fire, ransacking soldiers and religious persecution before Henry VIII ordered it destroyed in around 1540.
Greyfriars Bobby is special for me, because when I was sleeping on the streets in Edinburgh, I went to see the statue."
People from around the world visit the cemetery after hearing the legend of Greyfriars Bobby - a dog who loyally guarded the grave of his owner for 14 years until he died himself in 1872.
More than 2,000 explosive charges were used to collapse Greyfriars and around 400 houses near the station were evacuated.
Greyfriars Bobby died 14th January 1872 and is buried near his master.
Richard was taken to Leicester and buried at Greyfriars after his death at Bosworth.
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), which represents more than 100,000 businesses through 52 credited chambers across the UK, has moved into Greyfriars Court in the city centre.