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St. Catherinagasthuis in Leiden, Zuid-Holland, NL

St. Catherinagasthuis in Leiden, Zuid-Holland, NL

Leiden, St Catherine's Hospital (engraving by Cornelis Brouwer after an example of 1567)
© Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
Leiden, Lopsen Monastery (engraving by Cornelis Brouwer after an example of before 1572)
© Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
Leiden, St Catherine's Hospital, back of former chapel, current Walloon Church
© Wikimedia Commons / Rijksdienst voor Cultureel Erfgoed (RCE)

MeMO institution ID 377

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Hospital

Institution name

Name (Dutch)
Name (English)
Patron saint(s)
  • Catherine of Alexandria
Additional remarks

Location (according to current geography)

Province
Settlement
Coordinates
Diocese before 1559
Diocese after 1559
Parish
Date of foundation
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s)
Hospital or orphanage > Character of the institution
  • plague
  • poor men
  • wanderers
  • poor women
  • sick women
  • sick men
Staff
  • laywomen
  • laymen
Phases in the institutional history
Date of dissolution/transition to secular management
Additional remarks

Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria

Memorial objects
Text carriers
Type of extant material
Storage
Short description of the material

Holding institution(s)

Name
Settlement
Website

Additional remarks

  • Ladan, Rudolph, Gezondheidszorg in Leiden in de late middeleeuwen (Hilversum 2012)
  • Ligtenberg, C., De armezorg te Leiden tot aan het einde van de 16e eeuw (The Hague 1908), 19-84

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Building history

General date of construction

Church or chapel(s)

Leiden, Hospital of St Catherine

Date of foundation
Date of consecration
Short history of the building stages
Additional remarks

Leiden, Monastery Hiƫronymusdal (Lopsen)

Date of foundation
Date of consecration
Short history of the building stages
Additional remarks

Burial ground

Location
Date of consecration
Date of clearance
Extant building remnants
Demolition
Additional remarks