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 Holy Hole

Holy Hole

Birth
Death unknown
Burial Winchester, City of Winchester, Hampshire, England
Memorial ID 22139 · View Source
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St. Swithun's remains were displayed on a platform behind the high alter until 1476. Bishop Henry of BLois made this structure called the "Holy Hole" (a low tunnel to allow pilgrims to get closer to the curative powers of the relics.)

Bio by: Connie Nisinger


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 13 May 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22139
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Holy Hole (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22139, citing Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, City of Winchester, Hampshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .