Magdalen College, Oxford

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Some of the stalls from the original choir of Magdalen College Chapel are now displayed in the antechapel. Made of a rich dark wood and dating from around the chapel's completion in 1480, they include misericords carved with an interesting variety of animals and human faces.

Go Historic ID
318645
Short URL
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Names
Magdalen College
Address
High Street
Oxford, England
OX1 4AU
Postcode
OX1 4AU
Coordinates
51.752101° N, 1.246798° W
Phone
+44 (0)1865 276000
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

May 20, 1925
C.S. Lewis elected fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford

C.S. Lewis is elected fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford, where he will serve as a tutor in English language and literature for 29 years.

1929
Long-time atheist C. S. Lewis reluctantly converts to theism

In his rooms in Magdalen College, Oxford, long-time atheist C. S. Lewis reluctantly converts to theism.

September 20, 2005
October 3, 2006

Resources

  1. Official Website of Magdalen College Official website.