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The Oxford Greyfriars

OAU, OAU (2015) The Oxford Greyfriars. Westgate Oxford .




The preaching Order of Franciscans or Greyfriars was founded by St Francis in Pisa, Italy in 1210. St Francis sent friars to England in 1224 under Agnellus also of Pisa. It was Agnellus who founded the Greyfriars Friary in Oxford.

Item Type:Article
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Oxfordshire
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Modern 1901 - present
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:2565
Deposited By: Joseph Reeves
Deposited On:28 Aug 2015 11:37
Last Modified:28 Aug 2015 11:37

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