Beacon Street, hospital
Community ID
 
1059
 
Alternate Names
 
Poor Woman's Hospital (c. 1540) / Dr Milley's Hospital (needs verification)
 
Region
 
Staffordshire
 
Modern Location
 
Lichfield
 
Corporate Status
 
Hospital
 
Date Founded
 
1424 (circa)
 
Foundation Information
 

According to the Victoria County History, this hospital was founded in 1424 by Bishop Heyworth.

 
Income
 

In 1504 the total benefactions only amounted to a little over £2.

 
State Of Medieval Structure
 

It continues in a similar capacity today but has been modernized and rebuilt repeatedly, the last time in 1985.

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1424
 
Length
 
145