Elsing Spital
Community ID
 
999
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Mary within Cripplegate ( name antique S. Mary within Cripplegate 005 )
 
Town
 
London
 
Diocese
 
London
 
Region
 
Middlesex
 
Medieval Location
 
site antique S. Mary within Cripplegate , (before) 1329.
 
Modern Location
 
London
 
Corporate Status
 
Hospital
 
Dedication
 
S. Mary
 
Date Founded
 
1331
 
Date Terminated
 
1536
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Rule
 
Augustinian
 
Foundation Information
 

It was ounded with a warden and 4 secular priests, but it grew to have sisters caring for the blind and sick by 1534.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

First order and rule: Augustinian canons.

 
Admin. Notes
 

OSAQ--Order of S. Augustine
RAQ--rule of S. Augustine--Augustinian

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1331
 
Date Finished
 
1536
 
Length
 
363