Spinney
Community ID
 
975
 
Region
 
Leiceistershire
 
Date Founded
 
1148-1154
 
Rule
 
unknown
 
Foundation Information
 

S. Thompson speculates that Gundreda de Gournay may have been the probable founder (Women Religious: The Founding of English Nunneries After the Norman Conquest, 229).

 
Early Documents
 

Episcopal confirmation charter

 
Published Primary Sources
  
Miscellaneous Information
 

This was an ephemeral community of nuns. The only extant evidence for the existence of such a community of nuns is an episcopal confirmation charter.

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1148
 
Length
 
459