All Souls College Oxford, England

All Souls College
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Founded in 1432 to educate Catholic clergy, who were required to pray for "all souls" in purgatory, All Souls is now home to post-doctorate fellows of Oxford University. Its pinnacled main quad faces Radcliffe Square and its lovely chapel features a large reredos with carved figures.

Facts & Stats

Go Historic ID
248755
Best Known As
All Souls College
Full Name
All Souls College
Coordinates
51.753523° N, 1.253128° W  (map)
Address
Radcliffe Square
Oxford, England
OX1 4AL
Website
Phone
(0)1865 279379