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South-east view of Magdalen College tower

South-east view of Magdalen College tower

Engraver: Lewis, FC

Medium: Aquatint

Date: 1805

Shelfmark: Ktop XXXV

Item number: 5-k

Genre: Topographical Print

View of the Founder's Tower of Magdalen College, Oxford, which was originally the main entrance. The college was founded in 1458 but work on the buildings did not begin until 1472. The tower is named after founder Bishop Waynflete, and connects St John's quad with the cloister.

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