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Historical Examples

The almery had many uses, and is to be found in all parts of the church, but chiefly in the chancel.
Stones of the Temple Walter Field

Westward of the cloister was an outward court, round which was the monks’ infirmary, and the almery.
Ten Thousand Wonderful Things Edmund Fillingham King

In general the lavabo is a sort of trough; in some places it has an almery for towels, &c.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 3 Various


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