Peterborough
Community ID
 
2796
 
Town
 
Grantham
 
First Members
 

Alswith

 
Published Primary Sources
  
Secondary Sources
  
Miscellaneous Information
 

Alswith, a single vowess, made a donation of land to a male abbey at Peterborough. P. Halpin has taken this to suggest that a comunity of religious women may have been loosely attached to Peterborough abbey. Foot disagrees.

 
Contributors
 
Ruth Robbins
 
Contributors Notes
 

Further verification is needed.