Ronald K. Brind

C.S. Lewis in Oxford

A Guide for Visitors

St Johns College, St Giles, Oxford

Is reputed to be Oxford’s wealthiest College (financially that is) it’s said to own land between Oxford and Cambridge which is over eighty miles away and that it is possible to walk from St Johns College Oxford, to St Johns College Cambridge without actually stepping off of land that it owns!

Wealthy London merchant Sir Thomas White founded St Johns College in 1555. Recent graduates include the novelists and poets A E Housman, Robert Graves, Kingsley Amis, Philip Larkin, John Wain and Britain’s Prime Minister Tony Blair.

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