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Hospital of St Leonard (Whitton and Tosson)

This is the site of the medieval hospital of St Leonard at Allerdene. It was first recorded in historical records in 1281 as Alryburn hospital and was dissolved in 1527. Although there is a farmhouse at this site there are no traces of the hospital to be seen.

Reference number:N2843
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Whitton and Tosson


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