S. Mary Magdalen
Community ID
 
1057
 
Town
 
Bath
 
Diocese
 
West Bath
 
Region
 
Somershire
 
Medieval Location
 
Near Bath outside the town proper.
 
Modern Location
 
Holloway
 
Corporate Status
 
Hospital
 
Dedication
 
S. Mary Magdalene
 
Date Founded
 
1212 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1540 or later
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinan?
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded to provide care for lepers.

 
Notable Members/Residents/Guests
 

Donation of of John Wyssey mentions brothers and sisters.

 
Patrons/Benefactors
 

Benefactors were Hugh, Bishop Lincoln by testament of 1212, and John Wyssy who donated land in the 13th century. Margery Brokworth for burial in dpl in 1404.

 
Income
 

Income was derived from legacies and benefactors.

 
Early Documents
 

[1]Testament Hugh Bishop of Lincoln dated 1212.

 
Secondary Sources
  
Admin. Notes
 

mad 6/10/97

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1212
 
Date Finished
 
1540
 
Length
 
285