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Queen Philippa's ordinances: A View Into Medieval life - Andrea Gibbons
[Originally written for the St Katharine’s blog] Of all the different rules and regulations that have guided the Royal Foundation of St Katharine over the years, Queen Phillipa of Hainault’s (1314-1369) ordinances from 1351 are by far the most fascinating. In all of their glorious detail, they offer an extraordinary glimpse into medieval life and … Continue reading Queen Philippa’s ordinances: A View Into Medieval life →