This has been mostly rebuilt, and but little now remains except ruins of some of the towers, a great part of the monks' dormitory and frater, and the splendid cloister, completed about 1200.
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The British Museum contains a bust of Marcus Aurelius in the dress of a Frater Arvalis.
In etymology he endeavoured to find a Roman explanation of words where possible (according to him frater was =fere alter).
Simon's history, in its original form, is lost; but large sections of it have been preserved in Vincent of Beauvais's Speculum historiale, where nineteen chapters are expressly said to be ex libello fratris Simonis, or entitled frater Simon.