Monastic Wales.

Event detail for site:

1397: Bequest

John Gilbert, a Dominican from Guildford and bishop of St David's, bequeathed one hundred pounds sterling and several vestments to the friars of Haverfordwest.

The bishop also requested to be buried in the friary but died in London in July 1397 and was buried in the Dominican church near Salisbury.

Bibliographical sources

Printed sources

Jones, Barbara, 'The Dominican Friars of Haverfordwest: their sites and lands before and after the dissolution of the monasteries', Journal of the Pembrokeshire Historical Society, 3 (1989) p. 80