All Souls College Oxford, England 1438-18th C
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.
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- 51.753523° N, 1.253128° W
- Radcliffe SquareOX1 4AL
- (0)1865 279379
Highlights of OxfordPosted October 15, 2010 by Holly Hayes Part of: UK and Western Europe
OK, finally catching up on Oxford. We had lovely weather in Oxford during our short visit and it was really fun to see all the old familiar places again. Our hotel in the former prison was pretty fun, too! Hotel hallway - the architecture and railings are all original from the prison. Our small but very comfortable…
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