Poorly Located Monument record CAV 078 - Possible Medieval Knights Templar preceptory

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Summary

Possible Knights Templar preceptory. Formerly recorded as CAV MISC

Location

Grid reference TL 81 47 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL84NW
Civil Parish CAVENDISH, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Possible Knights Templar preceptory. Redstone writes:- "From the public records of the suppression of the Order it is seen that beside the House at Dunwich, there were Temples at Togrind, near Cavendish, and at Icklingham". He adds "A Simon de Heyfford is mentioned as warden of the Temple of Togrind, 10th November, 1312...." (S1). However, Hadcock locates this at Cavenham (see Cavenham Misc)(S2)(R1)(R2).

Formerly recorded as CAV MISC

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): Redstone V B `House of the Knights Templars - Dunwich', PSIA, 14, 1912, 332-333.
  • <R1> (No record type): Hadcock N, letter 12-7-65.
  • <R2> (No record type): Knowles, D. & Hadcock, R.N.. 1971. Medieval Religious Houses: England and Wales (2nd ed). Knowles D & Hadcock R N, Med Religious Houses, 1971, 292-293.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL77SE37, 1965 & 1976.

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:35AM

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