Monument record HLM 016 - Church of St Mary

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Summary

A church is mentioned in Helmingham in the Domesday survey of 1086.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1907 5763 (116m by 165m)
Map sheet TM15NE
Civil Parish HELMINGHAM, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

A church is mentioned in Helmingham in the Domesday survey of 1086. Church of St Mary. Consists of S doorway and porch. W tower (building contract of 1487/8 exists, but not finished until 1543 - date marked on SW corner of parapet). Details in (S1)(S2)(S3).
Iron (small?) spearhead from churchyard (S4).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. 257-259.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S3).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. 293..
  • <S3> (No record type): Anon, `Proceedings of the Congress', JBAA, 1865, 266.
  • <S4> (No record type): Walters J G per IPSMG, card 1948-16.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Mar 6 2012 11:12AM

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