Monument record MYO4981 - Layerthorpe Hospital
|Grid reference||SE 6081 5207 (point)|
|Unitary Authority||City of York, North Yorkshire|
Type and Period (1)
Layerthorpe Hospital.—All that is known of this hospital is Leland's statement. 'Ther was a place of the Bigotes hard withyn Laithorp Gate, and by it an hospital of the Bigotes foundation. Syr Francis Bygot let booth the Hospital and his House al to ruine.' It is probably the same as the Layerthorpe Bridge Maison Dieu, said to be mentioned in 1407.
'Hospitals: York', in A History of the County of York: Volume 3, ed. William Page (London, 1974), pp. 336-352.
1 Union Terrace : excavations in the Horsefair Microfiche in pocket inside back cover 1989 by J D Richards, C Heighway and S Donaghey fasc.1
2 Medieval religious houses in England and Wales 1971 by David Knowles and R Neville Hadcock p408
NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.
Victoria County History ed. William Page, 1974, A History of the County of York Volume 3 (Bibliographic reference). SYO2397.
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Record last edited
Jun 11 2020 2:02PM