Chapel of St Mary Magdalene, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Chapel of St Mary Magdalene, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Photograph taken 23 February 2002 © Historic England Archive/Miss Alexis Keech ref: 47627

This largely unchanged Norman church was originally the chapel of a Leper Hospital and stood outside the settlement as leprosy is a very contagious disease. It has a nave for the congregation and smaller chancel for the priest.