Memorandum Quod: John Fastolf and the Founding of Magdalen College
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Arizona State University College of Law
Magdalen College Record, p. 98, 2003
Magdalen College in Oxford was founded in 1458 by William Waynflete, Bishop of Winchester. This article discusses the role of Sir John Fastolf, a special benefactor of the college, in the founding. As this article explains, Fastolf’s property played a significant role in enabling Bishop Waynflete to establish Magdalen College.
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Keywords: legal history, Magdalen College, Oxford
Date posted: June 26, 2009 ; Last revised: August 19, 2009