Monument record BNB 001 - Church of St John the Baptist

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A church is recorded at Barnby in the Domesday survey.


Grid reference Centred TM 4808 8994 (79m by 98m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM48NE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

A church is recorded at Barnby in the Domesday survey.
Church of St John the Baptist. Thatched, C15 bell, C13 font, tower, C13 chancel. For details see (S1)(S2).
Drainage channel excavation in Oct 1992 watched by interested member of public - little of interest noted except evidence for former southern door to church and possible pathway leading from it (S3).
Roman coin, 4th Century, found in churchyard by IMDC metal detectorist in 1994 (S4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. 85.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. 220 & 221.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Letter. J Woodrow to J Newman (SCCAS). 26/10/1992.
  • <S4> Finds Report: Plouviez, J.. 1994. SCCAS Finds Report: Barnby (BWB 001).

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 1 2018 2:32PM

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