"When visiting St Bartholomew's" St. Bartholemew the Great Church Tip by ChrsStrl


Rahere's tomb: he was a courtier but, following a pilgrimage to Rome, he was granted land by Henry I and founded both the Hospital and an Augustinian Priory of which he became the first prior. The tomb was decorated in the 16th C although he died in 1143.

Address: Cloth Fair, London EC1A 7JQ
Directions: Nearest Tube, Barbican. Near Bartholomew Passage
Phone: +44 20 7600 0440
Website: http://www.greatstbarts.com/

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  • Written Dec 8, 2002
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