Wimborne hospital
Community ID
 
897
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Margaret and S. Anthony
 
Region
 
Dorsetshire
 
Modern Location
 
Wimborne
 
Corporate Status
 
Hospital
 
Dedication
 
S. Margaret and S. Anthony
 
Date Founded
 
1216 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1547
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded for leprous brothers and sisters, the hospital became a dependency of the male monastery Wimbourne College Wareham (female) sometime after 1500.

 
Admin. Notes
 

[V0148]

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Contributors Notes
 

Further research is necessary to be certain that Wimborne hospital was a women's community.

 
Date Started
 
1216
 
Date Finished
 
1547
 
Length
 
356