All Souls College Oxford, England

North Quad from Above
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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 & Visitor Info

Go Historic ID
318506
Name
All Souls College
Street Address
Radcliffe Square