St Thomas's Hospital - 14th Century Window Remnant - Sandwich Kent UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue
N 51° 16.492 E 001° 20.395
31U E 384205 N 5681701
Quick Description: A 14th century window remnant sited in St Peter's Church Yard, off King Street, Sandwich Kent.
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/20/2012 8:59:40 AM
Waymark Code: WME191
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 1

Long Description:

A large 14th century window remnant from St Thomas's Hospital, Sandwich, a row of  almshouses for "12 poor people" originally located on a site just off the present day Cattle Market in Sandwich. Built in 1392 by local wealthy drapers merchant, Thomas Ellis, the old almshouses were demolished in the mid 1800's, but this remnant was saved and placed in the churchyard of St Peter's Church.

Type: Remnant

Fee: No

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