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Tributes paid to John Grenfell-Shaw


Tributes have been paid to Trinity PhD student, John Grenfell-Shaw, who has died. Trinity's Senior Tutor, Professor Catherine Barnard, said the College's thoughts were with his family and friends.

Internship opportunity: discover the hidden histories of women at Trinity

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In the Chapel at Trinity there lies the tomb of the sister of Robert Smith, Master of Trinity, 1742–1798. Close to High Table is a precise copy of ‘Master John’s’ portrait of Katherine Parr, the sixth wife of Henry VIII, who founded Trinity in 1546. Some say it is Katherine who persuaded the King to endow the College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity, not long after dissolution of the monasteries.