Sidney Sussex College, CambridgeSidney Sussex College
was founded in 1596
and named after its foundress, Lady Frances Sidney, Countess of Sussex. It was from its inception an avowedly Puritan
foundation: some good and godlie moniment for the mainteynance of good learninge
. Oliver Cromwell
was among the first students, and it is rumoured that his head is buried beneath the College's chapel.