S. Leonard, Domus Dei, Maison Dieu
Community ID
 
886
 
Region
 
Derbyshire
 
Medieval Location
 
1171
 
Modern Location
 
St. Leonard's Street, Derby
 
Corporate Status
 
Hospital
 
Dedication
 
S. Leonard
 
Date Founded
 
1327
 
Date Terminated
 
1546
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Rule
 
Augustinian
 
Foundation Information
 

This hospital was refounded by brothers & sisters on the location of an antique leper hospital in 1327. The original site was thought to have been founded in 1171 by King Henry II.

 
Admin. Notes
 

Further verification needed to show that there were women at this hospital. According to VCH and Dugdale this was a male foundation for male lepers. EMS 5/08

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1327
 
Date Finished
 
1546
 
Length
 
185