Gracedieu
Community ID
 
969
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Mary and Holy Trinity, or Grace Dieu
 
Town
 
Lincoln
 
Diocese
 
Lincoln
 
Region
 
Leiceistershire
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Dedication
 
Holy Trinity and S. Mary
 
Date Founded
 
1239
 
Date Terminated
 
1538
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Rule
 
Augustinian
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded as a dependency of Carlow and Grace Dieu.

 
Population Counts
 

There were 16 nuns in 1377, 14 in 1440. After surrender the prioress and 15 nuns received pensions.

 
Incorporated Communities
 

A hospital for 12 poor was attached Grace Dieu.

 
Income
 

In 1535 the net income of the priory was over 92 pounds.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

foundation date: 1235-41 (needs verification)

 
Admin. Notes
 

Foundation dates in miscellaneous information lists 1235-41; Field says 1239 - go with that?

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1239
 
Date Finished
 
1538
 
Length
 
554