Record Details

NHER Number:12389
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval leper hospital

Summary

The medieval leper hospital of Langwade was founded in the 13th century and dissolved in the late 14th century. Its location is unknown.

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Location

Parish:COCKLEY CLEY, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK
OXBOROUGH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

'At Langwade Cross', Langwade Leper Hospital. (S1).
Founded probably 13th century. Dissolved after 1380.
See (S1).

Monument Types

  • LEPER HOSPITAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 70 SE 6.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Oxborough.
<S1>Publication: Knowles, D. and Hadcock, R. N. 1971. Medieval Religious Houses of England and Wales. pp 324, 368.

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